What does awesome mean?

Definitions for awesome
ˈɔ səmawe·some

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word awesome.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awing(adj)

    inspiring awe or admiration or wonder

    "New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville; "Westminster Hall's awing majesty, so vast, so high, so silent"

Wiktionary

  1. awesome(Adjective)

    Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement.

    Etymology: Early Modern English 1590-1600, from . Compare egeful.

  2. awesome(Adjective)

    Excellent, exciting, remarkable.

    Etymology: Early Modern English 1590-1600, from . Compare egeful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Awesome(adj)

    causing awe; appalling; awful; as, an awesome sight

  2. Awesome(adj)

    expressive of awe or terror

Freebase

  1. Awesome

    Awesome is a science fiction action video game released by Psygnosis for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1990. It features a variety of gameplay styles, from overhead shooting to Asteroids-esque sequences, and a pre-rendered ray-traced intro sequence. The antagonist of the game is John Winner. Scenes and music from the game were featured in Psygnosis's later game Lemmings as in-jokes, in a Taxing rated level called "What an AWESOME level". The theme music for Awesome was composed by Tim Wright. The box art for Awesome was painted by science fiction artist John Harris.

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How to pronounce awesome?

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    Karen
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How to say awesome in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of awesome in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of awesome in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of awesome in a Sentence

  1. Manager Andrew Naify:

    We're planning on reopening, and we want to sell lots and lots of books, we have a store full of awesome stuff.

  2. Nicholas Negroponte:

    Marvin talked in riddles that made perfect sense, were always profound and often so funny that you would find yourself laughing days later, his genius was so self-evident that it defined 'awesome,'.

  3. Dustin Shillcox:

    I can stand up for more than half an hour, it's awesome. It's amazing. It's a hopeful feeling.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Self-seeker being stupid enjoys own heartful only when his online false friends make him fool by mischievously and regularly commenting on his looks with words like nice, beautiful, awesome, handsome, dashing and cool

  5. Jim Courier:

    He has a real shot if he does win Roland Garros of the natural grand slam, there is a lot on the line here, it's going to be awesome to watch.

Images & Illustrations of awesome

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