(dated) Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement.
‘The waterfall in the middle of the rainforest was an awesome sight.’; ‘The tsunami was awesome in its destructive power.’;
(colloquial) Excellent, exciting, remarkable.
‘That was awesome!’; ‘Awesome, dude!’;
Same as Awesome.
(slang) nodot=a: the quality, state, or essence of being awesome.
‘pure awesome; made of awesome’;
Causing awe; appalling; awful; as, an awesome sight.
Expressive of awe or terror.
‘An awesome glance up at the auld castle.’;
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’;
extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring awe
‘the awesome power of the atomic bomb’;
extremely good; excellent
‘the band is truly awesome!’;