amaze (v.)
alarm, dismay, scare
1H4 V.iv.5[Prince Hal to King Henry] I beseech your majesty, make up, / Lest your retirement do amaze your friends
MW V.iii.17[Mistress Ford to Mistress Page, of Falstaff's seeing the fairy lights] That cannot choose but amaze him
Per I.iv.87[Pericles to Cleon] Let not our ships ... / Be like a beacon fired t'amaze your eyes
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