Thesaurus / awe

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

He knew that the second destruction of the boats, but in a different way, would fill them with awe.

The Keepers of the TrailJoseph A. Altsheler

When the travellers saw it they were filled with awe and joy.

The Unknown QuantityHenry van Dyke

For an instant that awe with which absolute helplessness invests the sleeping and dead was felt by both husband and wife.

All they could do was to stand round her with awe in their faces.

It would have been too terrible—I couldn't have slept a wink from awe.

Anne Of The IslandLucy Maud Montgomery

There was, however, one occasional visitor of this class, of whom we stood in some degree of awe.

How strong must those emperors have been whose very name kept the world in awe!

Side LightsJames Runciman

He was twenty years older than I, and had such conservative and dignified ways, that I often stood in awe of him.

The children were silent, and stood still for a few minutes, gazing on the scene with feelings of admiration and awe.

Rollo at PlayJacob Abbott

With what a thrill of delight, awe, and enthusiasm I crossed the threshold of that humble domicile!

Tales of the Wonder ClubM. Y. Halidom (pseud. Dryasdust)

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