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awestruck

adjective awe·struck \-ˌstrək\

: filled with feelings of fear and wonder : filled with awe

Full Definition of AWESTRUCK

:  filled with awe

Variants of AWESTRUCK

awe·struck also awe·strick·en \-ˌstri-kən\
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Examples of AWESTRUCK

  1. Awestruck admiration showed on her face.
  2. They were awestruck by the sheer size of the project.

First Known Use of AWESTRUCK

1634
AWESTRUCK Defined for Kids

awestruck

adjective awe·struck \ˈ-ˌstrək\

Definition of AWESTRUCK for Kids

:  filled with awe <Her first visit to the big city left her awestruck.>

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