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Russian translation of “awe”

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awe

noun [U]
 
 
/ɔː/
a feeling of great respect and sometimes fear
благоговение, трепет
I was filled with awe at the sheer size of the building.Showing respect and admirationFear and phobiasAnxiety and worry - general words
be in awe of sb to feel great respect for someone
трепетать
As children we were rather in awe of our grandfather.Showing respect and admiration
(Definition of awe from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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