Translation of "awe" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /ɔː/ US  /ɑː/

a feeling of great respect sometimes mixed with fear or surprise

I've always held musicians in awe. 我對音樂家們總是肅然起敬。
As children we were rather in awe of our grandfather. 小時候,我們對祖父非常敬畏。
You can't help but stand in awe of (= respect greatly and fear slightly) powerful people. 在權勢人物面前,你不由自主會畢恭畢敬。

(Translation of “awe noun” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)