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A feeling of reverential respect mixed with fear or wonder,
  1. Inspire with awe
    • - they were both awed by the vastness of the forest
Noun
  1. A feeling of reverential respect mixed with fear or wonder
    • - they gazed in awe at the small mountain of diamonds
    • - the sight filled me with awe
    • - his staff members are in awe of him
  2. Capacity to inspire awe
    • - is it any wonder that Christmas Eve has lost its awe?

  1. an overwhelming feeling of wonder or admiration; "he stared over the edge with a feeling of awe"
  2. inspire awe in; "The famous professor awed the undergraduates"
  3. fear: a feeling of profound respect for someone or something; "the fear of God"; "the Chinese reverence for the dead"; "the French treat food with gentle reverence"; "his respect for the law bordered on veneration"
  4. (awed) inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence; "awed by the silence"; "awful worshippers with bowed heads"
  5. (awed) having or showing a feeling of mixed reverence and respect and wonder and dread; "stood in awed silence before the shrine"; "in grim despair and awestruck wonder"
  6. A feeling of fear and reverence; A feeling of amazement; To inspire fear and reverence; To control by inspiring dread
  7. (awed) Filled with awe; Having or showing awe
  8. (awed) amazed, wowed, impressed
  9. (W wè, also RW oye, zwè) NF goose [oie, Latin: auca]
  10. Amazement, curiosity, admiration. An emotion of mingled reverence, dread, and wonder inspired by something majestic of sublime. Respect tinged with fear, for authority. The power to inspire reverence or fear.
  11. Jesus emphasizes we should only be in awe of our Creator and of direct revelation from Him. Awe is not appropriate, he says, for himself, our brothers, or miracles. All Sons of God are equals and therefore we should not be in awe of one another because awe implies inequality. ...
  12. Advanced Warfighting Experiments
  13. Mixed feelings of fear and wonder
  14. Atomic Weapons Establishment.
  15. Average weekly earnings.