Awe - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a feeling of profound respect for someone or something (syn: fear, reverence, veneration)
It was a sight that filled me with awe and reverence.
a person who inspires feelings of awe in others
Her style both awes and perplexes me.
They were awed into silence by the great man.
He felt great awe for the landscape.
Kate gazed at the statue with awe.
The girls were awed by the splendour of the cathedral.
he stared over the edge with a feeling of awe
The famous professor awed the undergraduates
present participle: awing
past tense: awed
past participle: awed