Translation of "awe" - English-Russian dictionary


noun [ U ] uk /ɔː/ us

a feeling of great respect and sometimes fear

благоговение, трепет
I was filled with awe at the sheer size of the building.
be in awe of sb

to feel great respect for someone

As children we were rather in awe of our grandfather.

(Translation of “awe” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)