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noun [uncountable] awe pronunciation in British English /ɔː/
  1. a feeling of great respect and admiration, often combined with fear

    The place has always inspired me with awe and wonder.

    in awe:

    They gazed in awe at their hero.

    be/stand in awe of someone:

    He is totally in awe of his father.


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