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awe-inspiring

adj
causing or worthy of admiration or respect; amazing or magnificent
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Adj.1.awe-inspiring - inspiring awe or admiration or wonderawe-inspiring - 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"
impressive - making a strong or vivid impression; "an impressive ceremony"

awe-inspiring

adjective impressive, striking, wonderful, amazing, stunning (informal), magnificent, astonishing, intimidating, awesome, daunting, breathtaking, fearsome, wondrous (archaic or literary), jaw-dropping, gee-whizz (slang) a museum with an awe-inspiring display of jewellery
flat, boring, dull, tame, bland, tedious, prosaic, uninspiring, humdrum, insipid, unimpressive, vapid
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awe-inspiring

awe-inspiring

[ˈɔːɪnˌspaɪərɪŋ] awesome [ˈɔːsəm] adjimponente

awe

() noun
wonder and fear. The child looked in awe at the king.
verb
to fill with awe. He was awed by his new school.
ˈawe-inspiring, ˈawesome adjective
causing awe. The waterfall was awe-inspiring; an awesome sight.
ˈawestruck adjective
filled with awe. awestruck by the mountains.
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A film so awe-inspiringly wooden that it is basically a fire risk" Critic Peter Bradshaw on Grace Of Monaco, starring Nicole Kidman (right) shown at the Cannes Festival.
Peter Bradshaw of the Guardian said that the "film is so awe-inspiringly wooden that it is basically a fire-risk".
A film so awe-inspiringly wooden that it is basically a fire risk" - Critic Peter Bradshaw on Grace Of Monaco, shown at the Cannes Festival.
Created by what I can only imagine was a room full of LSDravaged geniuses Super Mario Galaxy 2 is deliriously bonkers, awe-inspiringly imaginative and insanely addictive.
Rumours of the awe-inspiringly tight live act began to spread and the band signed with a number of international indie labels.