aweless


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awe•less

or aw•less

(ˈɔ lɪs)

adj.
1. feeling no awe; unawed.
2. not to be awed; fearless.
[before 900]
awe′less•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.aweless - devoid of any feeling of awe or reverence
unawed - not awed
2.aweless - neither feeling nor showing respect
irreverent - showing lack of due respect or veneration; "irreverent scholars mocking sacred things"; "noisy irreverent tourists"
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