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awesome

adjective uk   /ˈɔː.səm/  us   /ˈɑː-/
C2 causing feelings of great admiration, respect, or fear: An awesome challenge/task lies ahead of them. awesome sceneryA2 US informal extremely good: You look totally awesome in that dress.
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