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Definition 1: having or showing a feeling of mixed reverence and respect and wonder and dread - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where awed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • stood in awed silence before the shrine
  • in grim despair and awestruck wonder

Synonyms for awed in the sense of this definition

(awed is similar to ...) overcome by a feeling of awe

Definition 2: inspired by a feeling of fearful wonderment or reverence - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where awed or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • awed by the silence
  • awful worshippers with bowed heads

Synonyms for awed in the sense of this definition

(awed is similar to ...) feeling or showing profound respect or veneration

"maintained a reverent silence"

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