Words nearby awed
OTHER WORDS FROM awedaw·ed·ly [aw-id-lee, awd-] /ˈɔ ɪd li, ˈɔd-/, adverbaw·ed·ness, nounun·awed, adjective
Definition for awed (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), awed, aw·ing.
Origin of awe
OTHER WORDS FROM aweout·awe, verb (used with object), out·awed, out·aw·ing.
Examples from the Web for awed
I am awed by the resilience of these people whose sexual identities are literally a matter of life and death.
The couple appeared so awed by the rock that it left them feeling somewhat speechless.Will and Kate Recall Charles and Di At Ayer's Rock|Tom Sykes|April 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I see how hard it is and I see how amazing it is, and I am awed by my friends' parenting skills.Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories|Harry Siegel|February 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Cronkite the correspondent may have been awed, but Cronkite the human being knew enough not to get too close.The Story of the American Journalists Who Landed on D-Day|Timothy M. Gay|June 6, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Iran was awed by the majesty of the Shahanshah, the king of kings, and thought it was at the zenith of greatness.
A sharp turn to the left, and Uncle Sid could not repress an exclamation of awed delight at the scene before him.The Vision of Elijah Berl|Frank Lewis Nason
You are awed, I see, by the thought that it may come to an end!Master Olof|August Strindberg
She was awed and a little frightened by the undreamed-of magnificence about her.Warrior of the Dawn|Howard Carleton Browne
Judith was awed by the intensity of passion in the man, but not changed in her purpose.In the Roar of the Sea|Sabine Baring-Gould
Awed and deafened, the two pushed doggedly on, Lafe stealing glances over his shoulder, to see if the officer was following.The Deserter, and Other Stories|Harold Frederic