awe-inspiring

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As my boyish eyes saw it, it was nothing short of awe-inspiring.

The confidant, oddly, was a picture in the silent, awe-inspiring company-room.

It was a scene not only beautiful, but weird and awe-inspiring.

Altogether, the scene is full of strange, awe-inspiring beauty.

When he had reached his final period, the silence was awe-inspiring.

He says that mere smokiness cannot account for such "awe-inspiring dark days."

"The mortal is here," Zeus went on in his awe-inspiring roar.

Some were bleak and barren, but none the less grand, impressive, and awe-inspiring.

No other mountain region in the world can vie with it in awe-inspiring beauty.

The danger was over; but the sight was awe-inspiring in the extreme.

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