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awe-inspiring

[aw-in-spahyuh r-ing]
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  1. causing awe; spectacular; magnificent: an awe-inspiring cathedral; an awe-inspiring sunset.
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Origin of awe-inspiring

First recorded in 1805–15
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breathtakingremarkableawesomestunningastonishingamazingwonderfulgrandimpressivemajesticmind-blowing

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awe-inspiring

adjective
  1. causing or worthy of admiration or respect; amazing or magnificent
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