awenoun [U]uk /ɔː/ us /ɑː/
- He's such an important man that I'm rather in awe of him.
- We looked on in awe as the gymnast performed her routine.
- The scenery was absolutely stunning - I remember gazing in a state of awe over the landscape.
- We listened in awe because her voice was remarkable for someone so young.
- As the champion played his shots, spectators looked on in awe.
aweverb [T]uk /ɔː/ us /ɑː/ past tense and past participle UK aweing or US awing