displaying no awe; unawed.
not to be awed; fearless.
This insensitive viewpoint, aweless before the cosmic spectacle, arouses a train of events which brings its own awakening.
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an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand, sublime, extremely powerful, or the like: in awe of God; in awe of great political figures. Archaic. power to inspire fear or reverence. Obsolete. fear or dread. to inspire with awe. to influence or restrain by awe. Historical Examples He had […]
causing or inducing awe; inspiring an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, or fear: an awesome sight. exhibiting or marked by awe; showing reverence, admiration, or fear. Slang. very impressive: That new white convertible is totally awesome. Contemporary Examples I want him to marry Rachel because it would be insanely romanticals, but I want him to […]
filled with awe. Historical Examples She was temporarily tongue-tied, awestricken, full of a strange superstitious horror. The Devil’s Garden W. B. Maxwell “Yes; that was what woke me, Ned,” said Jack in an awestricken whisper. Jack at Sea George Manville Fenn The brother and sister looked at each other, but neither spoke the awestricken thought […]
filled with awe. Contemporary Examples But when I finally stumbled on The Sopranos, I was awestruck. Five Lessons the Faltering Music Industry Could Learn From TV Ted Gioia August 2, 2014 I had to go back and remember how awestruck I felt when I encountered it for the first time. Susan Cain: How I Write […]