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awe-in·spir·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awingadjective

    inspiring awe or admiration or wonder

    "New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville; "Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent"

    Synonyms:
    awesome, dread(a), fearsome, frightening, terrible, frightful, amazing, horrific, dreaded, awed, fearful, nasty, abominable, unspeakable, horrendous, awful, atrocious, tremendous, astonishing, awing, dreadful, direful, dire, painful

    Antonyms:
    unimpressive

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  1. List of paraphrases for "awe-inspiring":

    impressive

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#2928amazing
#4491awesome
#6716impressive
#6918terrible
#7683nasty
#8774tremendous
#9372painful
#9775awful
#16120dire
#20016astonishing
#20756frightening
#22989fearful
#23190dreadful
#26052horrific
#27446dreaded
#38864horrendous
#45237unspeakable
#50274atrocious
#51404abominable
#51495fearsome
#54515frightful
#62400awed

How to use awe-inspiring in a sentence?

  1. Mike Olbinski:

    Being in front of these storms is an awe inspiring moment, just the winds and colors, they're so powerful and you feel really kind of insignificant.

  2. Tammy Duckworth:

    To all those across America who have come forward to share their stories over the past few months: thank you. Your courage and strength in driving this long-overdue national conversation is awe-inspiring, as national leaders, we must hold ourselves to a higher standard – and we must lead by example to ensure every person is treated with the dignity and respect they deserve.

  3. Terry Mattson:

    The sight of extreme athletes careering down an ice track outside Saint Paul's iconic cathedral is an awe-inspiring spectacle -- and one great big party.

  4. Jon Jenkins:

    It’s simply awe-inspiring to consider that this planet has spent 6 billion years in the habitable zone of its star, that’s considerable time and opportunity for life to arise somewhere on its surface or in its oceans should all the necessary ingredients and conditions for life exist on this planet.

  5. Anna Pierce:

    As soon as you take off, you can see the path the glaciers took to carve out Niagara Falls, just seeing all that water rushing from one lake to the other is awe-inspiring.


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