Causing inspiring wonder or excitement. from 1590–1600.
"The waterfall in the middle of the rainforest was an awesome sight."
"The tsunami was awesome in its destructive power."
Excellent, exciting, remarkable.
"That was awesome!"
: the awesome.
"pure awesome; made of awesome"
archaic form of awesome
extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring awe
"the awesome power of the atomic bomb"
extremely good; excellent
"the band is truly awesome!"
Causing awe; appalling; awful; as, an awesome sight.
Expressive of awe or terror.
Same as Awesome.
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"
"Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent"