What does awesome mean?

Definitions for awesome
ˈɔ səmawe·some

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. amazing, awe-inspiring, awesome, awful, awingadjective

    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. awesomeadjective

    Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement.

  2. awesomeadjective

    Excellent, exciting, remarkable.

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Awesomeadjective

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

  2. Awesomeadjective

    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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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. Mari Jankowski:

    Oh, is that awesome. Wow, now I'm going to cry.

  2. Jessica Dereschuk:

    (She) was one of the most vibrant, crazy, compassionate, loyal balls of energy you could ever come across in life, a conversation with her could either leave you full of adrenaline or utterly exhausted. She was a spitfire and with Sami you never knew what she'd throw your way - but you always knew she would be there for you. She was awesome like that.

  3. Ryan Merkley:

    It was awesome, i was excited to get that puck. I didn’t expect it to happen soon. In the other leagues, it took me a while.

  4. Lauren Cooley:

    I know you guys worked really, really hard to make America great again, and we won! That's awesome!

  5. Blue Jays:

    Oh man, Robbie Ray was bringing it today, it was awesome.

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