verb (used with object), awed, aw·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM aweoutawe, verb (used with object), out·awed, out·aw·ing.
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The shared feelings, the bubbling emotion, the awe: she became an experience.Bow Down, Bitches: How Beyoncé Turned an Elevator Brawl Into a Perfect Year|Kevin Fallon|December 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the art world, sex can be the ultimate attention-grabber, one of the best forms of shock and awe.
He was in awe of Tel Aviv, a gay-friendly city with Pride parades rivaling those in Berlin and Amsterdam.
I watched in awe as he virtually caromed off the walls of the classrooms and hallways.Robin Williams and Christopher Reeve's Epic Friendship and the Greatest Williams Story Ever Told|Marlow Stern|August 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As usual, I spent most of my time in awe of my fellow cosplaying women.
He knew that the second destruction of the boats, but in a different way, would fill them with awe.The Keepers of the Trail|Joseph A. Altsheler
When the travellers saw it they were filled with awe and joy.The Unknown Quantity|Henry van Dyke
For an instant that awe with which absolute helplessness invests the sleeping and dead was felt by both husband and wife.Trent's Trust and Other Stories|Bret Harte
All they could do was to stand round her with awe in their faces.The Eternal City|Hall Caine
It would have been too terrible—I couldn't have slept a wink from awe.Anne Of The Island|Lucy Maud Montgomery