Example sentences for: awe

How can you use “awe” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Thus, for instance, we can readily understand retaining a definition for awful striking awe, but few would agree that that was either the dominant sense (or even a common sense) in the 1880s in America; yet no other definition is provided.

  • Exley found consolations in his sloth, among them an awe of physical transcendence.

  • As Internet companies spin into the financial stratosphere, Wall Street and the business press speak with awe of the revolutionary implications of the Web.

  • The great religions are a product of the same sense of awe.

  • Puffed-up with conceit, he takes in a new piece of evidence by raising his eyebrows, expelling a "hmmm," and spinning around to announce his latest theory to locals who regard him with a mixture of awe and embarrassment.


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