AWESOME

HERES The H( )( )K Studio Word for Today

AWESOME There is some great work going on up here. I see this word used often.

awesome (comparative more awesome, superlative most awesome)

Positive
awesome

Comparative
more awesome

Superlative
most awesome

1. (somewhat dated or formal) Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement.The waterfall in the middle of the rainforest was an awesome sight.The tsunami was awesome in its destructive power.2. (informal) Excellent, exciting, remarkable.That was awesome!, That’s awesome!!Awesome, dude!

Usage notes

The oldest meaning of “awesome” is “something which inspires awe”, but the word is also a common slang expression in English. As the original meaning of awesome has become somewhat antiquated in general use, the term awe-inspiring is now generally used for the same meaning.

Derived terms

  • awesomely
  • awesomeness
  • awesomest

Related terms

  • awe-inspiring
  • awful

See also

  • terrific
  • way cool
  • cruel
  • sweet

Translations
[show ▼]causing awe or terror

  • Armenian: ահեղ (ahegh)
  • Finnish: vaikuttava fi(fi), mahtava fi(fi), pelottava fi(fi)

  • French: impressionant
  • Italian: impressionante it(it)

Dansk (Danish)
adj. – ærefrygtindgydende, imponerende

Nederlands (Dutch)
ontzagwekkend, beangstigend, te gek

Français (French)
adj. – imposant, impressionnant, terrifiant

Deutsch (German)
adj. – ehrfurchtgebietend, überwältigend

Ελληνική (Greek)
adj. – αποτρόπαιος, τρομακτικός, (μτφ.) τρομερός, καταπληκτικός

Italiano (Italian)
spaventoso, imponente

Português (Portuguese)
adj. – temeroso

Русский (Russian)
внушающий страх, благоговение

Español (Spanish)
adj. – impresionante

Svenska (Swedish)
adj. – hemsk, väldig

中文(简体) (Chinese (Simplified))
引起敬畏的, 可怕的

中文(繁體) (Chinese (Traditional))
adj. – 引起敬畏的, 可怕的

한국어 (Korean)
adj. – 두려운, 위엄 있는

日本語 (Japanese)
adj. – 恐ろしい, 畏敬の念を表す

العربيه (Arabic)
‏(صفه) مرعب, يسبب الرعب والرهبه‏

עברית (Hebrew)
adj. – ‮מפחיד, נור

AWESOME VIDS is interesting I put a Vid link under Hebrew awesome and it all went backwards. Something Hebrew in that I guess?

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