Origin of awe
OTHER WORDS FROM aweoutawe, verb (used with object), out·awed, out·aw·ing.
How to use awe in a sentence
The delicacy of your highly cultivated mind awes even the violent passion which you inspire.Camilla|Fanny Burney
It dares not whimper when that forbids, and the nod of a prince awes it into silence and submission.Andrew Marvell|Augustine Birrell
I could stop and look at a little wayside stream for hours; and a pool—I never tire of it, though it awes me when I am alone.Memoirs of Arthur Hamilton, B. A. Of Trinity College, Cambridge|Arthur Christopher Benson
The majesty of Francis I. no longer awes him as before, he becomes familiar with the object of his reverence.A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 3 (of 10)|Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
The old graveyard, like the hoary tower, awes the mind and touches the heart.Virginia: The Old Dominion|Frank W. Hutchins and Cortelle Hutchins