Meaning of awe
Pronunciation: (ô), [key]
— n., v., awed, aw•ing.
- an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand, sublime, extremely powerful, or the like: in awe of God; in awe of great political figures.
- power to inspire fear or reverence.
- fear or dread.
- to inspire with awe.
- to influence or restrain by awe.
- awe (Thesaurus)