ˈawe-inˌspiring

adj
making you feel great respect and admiration

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  • awe-inspiring — awe in.spiring adj extremely impressive in a way that makes you feel great respect ▪ a truly awe inspiring achievement …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • awe-inspiring — awe in,spiring adjective making you feel great respect and admiration, and sometimes fear: an awe inspiring sight …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sublime — Synonyms and related words: Elysian, Olympian, abstract, aerate, aerial, aerify, aggrandize, aggrandized, airy, altitudinous, apotheosized, ascending, aspiring, atomize, august, awe inspiring, awesome, beaming, beatific, beatified, big,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • colossal — Synonyms and related words: Atlantean, Brobdingnagian, Cyclopean, Gargantuan, Herculean, Homeric, Olympian, abysmal, aerial, airy, altitudinous, amplitudinous, ascending, aspiring, astronomic, astronomical, awe inspiring, awesome, boundless,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • elevated — Synonyms and related words: Amtrak, Gongoresque, Johnsonian, L, Olympian, accelerated, aerial, affected, afflicted, aggrandized, airy, altitudinous, amplified, animated, apotheosized, ascending, aspiring, augmented, august, awesome, baggage train …   Moby Thesaurus

  • eminent — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, a cut above, above, absolute, aerial, aggrandized, ahead, airy, altitudinous, apotheosized, ascendant, ascending, aspiring, august, authoritarian, authoritative, authorized, autocratic, awesome, beatified,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exalted — Synonyms and related words: Olympian, aerial, aggrandized, airy, altitudinous, analysis, apotheosized, aristocratic, ascending, aspiring, assay, astral, audit, august, awesome, beaming, beatified, big, bighearted, blissful, blithe, blithesome,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • high — Synonyms and related words: Dutch courage, Gymnasium, Hydromatic, Latin school, Olympian, Realgymnasium, Realschule, a bit much, a high, abandoned, above, abovestairs, academy, accented, acme, acute, aerial, afflicted, aged, aggrandized, agog,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • lofty — Synonyms and related words: Gongoresque, Johnsonian, Olympian, aerial, affected, aggrandized, airy, altitudinous, ambitious, analytic, analytical, apotheosized, aristocratic, arrogant, ascending, aspiring, august, awesome, beatified, bedizened,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • monumental — Synonyms and related words: Atlantean, Brobdingnagian, Cyclopean, Gargantuan, Herculean, Homeric, Olympian, abject, abysmal, aerial, airy, altitudinous, amplitudinous, ascending, aspiring, astronomic, astronomical, awe inspiring, awesome, awful,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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