Translation of "awe" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ɔː/ us /ɔ/

a feeling of great respect and sometimes fear

respeto reverencial
I was filled with awe at the sheer size of the building.

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


noun //

wonder and fear

temor, respeto
The child looked in awe at the fierce tiger.
awe-inspiring adjective ( awesome)

causing awe

estremecedor, que infunde temor/respeto, que pone la piel de gallina
The waterfall was awe-inspiring
an awesome sight.
awestruck adjective

filled with awe

atemorizado, asustado
We were awestruck by the amazing sunset.

(Translation of “awe” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)