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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
awe /ɔ:/
  • danh từ
    • ván cánh bánh xe nước
    • danh từ
      • sự sợ hãi, nỗi kinh sợ
        • to stand in awe of somebody: kinh sợ ai
        • to keep (hold) somebody in awe: làm cho ai kinh sợ
        • to be struck with awe: sợ hãi
    • ngoại động từ
      • làm sợ hãi, làm kinh sợ
    Concise Dictionary
    +an overwhelming feeling of wonder or admiration
    +a profound emotion inspired by a deity
    +inspire awe in
    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, verb
    + noun [U] feelings of respect and slight fear; feelings of being very impressed by sth/sb: awe and respect + awe and wonder + He speaks of her with awe. + 'It's magnificent,' she whispered in awe.
    Idioms: be / stand in awe of sb/sth to admire sb/sth and be slightly frightened of them/it: While Diana was in awe of her grandfather, she adored her grandmother.
    + verb [VN] [usually passive] (formal) to fill sb with awe: She seemed awed by the presence of so many famous people.
    awed adjective: We watched in awed silence.
    Collocation Dictionary



    VERB + AWE

    be/stand in, hold sb in
    Most people hold him in some awe.
    | feel | inspire
    Everest has always inspired awe and respect among climbers.


    in/with ~
    We gazed in awe at the massive building.
    | ~ at
    What I mostly felt was awe at her achievement.


    a sense of awe
    They experienced a tremendous sense of awe in the cathedral.

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