Definition of 'awesome'
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Watch clips of his best goals and be reminded of that awesome power, raw and unfiltered. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Formula One cars are pretty awesome bits of kit. The Sun (2016)He missed this 12 months ago after switching yards but has looked awesome this year and must go close. The Sun (2016)A day out there is jam-packed with awesome things to see and do. The Sun (2017)The scale is awesome and the partial roof should keep the noise inside. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And it looks awesome on your dressing table too. The Sun (2014)Part of its beauty is the awesome power of nature. The Sun (2014)It must have been an awesome sight. 1066: and the Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestry (2004)This is an awesome responsibility that we have to live up to. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It sounds like it was pretty awesome. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Make an awesome display of their knowledge. Blaikie's Guide to Modern Manners (2005)The awesome scale of these becomes apparent as we near the site. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Has that blessed combination of real speed and awesome power. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Cameras capture the awesome sight of a grizzly bear catching a salmon as the nature series continues. The Sun (2009)Managing your time in selling is an awesome responsibility. The Guide to Greatness in Sales (1994)He must have had some pretty awesome frontal lobes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It was an awesome display of jumping. The Sun (2015)They will look awesome on stage. The Sun (2010)And it made an awesome sight. Times, Sunday Times (2011)That is hardly surprising as the Blues are looking awesome right now. The Sun (2014)One's an unstoppable superhero with awesome powers. The Sun (2006)Well, she did say she wanted to see something awesome! The Sun (2013)It's an awesome responsibility when you think about it. Positive Parent Power (1991)Luck admitted: 'It is awesome for me to go in the footsteps of those icons. The Sun (2015)He said proudly: 'It feels awesome to be here. The Sun (2013)But its vast scale is awesome: 7,000 classic cars will pack the infield. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He added: 'It would be awesome if we could combine the two. The Sun (2008)
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Translations for 'awesome'
British English: awesome ADJECTIVE
An awesome person or thing is very impressive and often frightening.
...the awesome power of the tsunami.
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