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Extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring great admiration, apprehension, or fear,
  1. Extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring great admiration, apprehension, or fear
    • - the awesome power of the atomic bomb
  2. Extremely good; excellent
    • - the band is truly awesome!

  1. amazing: inspiring awe or admiration or wonder; "New York is an amazing city"; "the Grand Canyon is an awe-inspiring sight"; "the awesome complexity of the universe"; "this sea, whose gently awful stirrings seem to speak of some hidden soul beneath"- Melville; "Westminster Hall's awing majesty, ...
  2. "Awesome" (the quotation marks are part of the name) are a Seattle-based septet with roots in cabaret and theater, self-described as "Part band, part art collective.", "Awesome" official site. Accessed online 31 August 2008. ...
  3. Awesome is the debut solo album of American pop singer Marc Terenzi, released on September 26, 2005.
  4. Awesome is a science fiction action video game released by Psygnosis for the Amiga and Atari ST in 1990. It features a variety of gameplay styles, from overhead shooting to Asteroids-esque sequences, and a pre-rendered ray-traced intro sequence. The antagonist of the game is John Winner. ...
  5. awesome is a dynamic window manager for the X Window System developed in the C and Lua programming languages. The latter is also used for configuring and extending the window manager. Its development began as a fork of dwm. ...
  6. Causing awe or terror; inspiring wonder or excitement; Excellent, exciting, remarkable
  7. (awesomely) In a manner inspiring awe
  8. (awesomeness) The quality of being awesome
  9. Incredible, very nice, top quality. Used when describing the quality and size of a wave. ‘That wave at Muizenberg was awesome, bru!’
  10. adv (excellent) bonege, brile; adj (awe-inspiring) impona, timiga
  11. Too vague, and it debases you and whatever you're praising. Consider alternatives, such as "portentous" or "sublime" or "unfuckingbelievable."
  12. a quality something has when it is of note. This word no longer always implies sublime or cool as it once did. ...
  13. causing a feeling of wonder, fear, and respect
  14. means something that is revered or dreaded, not something that is good. [So, the pumpkin pie really isn’t awesome, unless you worship Charlie Brown’s Great Pumpkin.]
  15. Like an elevator or extension except the bases bring their hands to the middle of the stunt so the flyer’s feet are very close together.   Also known as a Cupie.
  16. Traditionally an extended co-ed partner stunt in which the feet of the flyer are in one hand of the base. The stunt is sometimes referred to as a cupie.
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  18. Inspiring awe. Expressing or characterized by awe.
  19. extremely impressive or daunting; inspiring great admiration, apprehension, or fear; one of the 3 Pillars of Blogging according to Chad The Blogger (CTB); according to CTB if an issue is awesome it is one-third worthy of pause and consideration to adopt in to one’s daily life.
  20. Adj. Something extremely good, and exceptional example. ie. “That movie was awesome.”
  21. great, fabulous. Still used today.
  22. sound effects on os5 devices.
  23. great and impressive.