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awe·some

awesome

 
pronunciation:
aw sm
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part of speech: adjective
definition: causing awe.
The wizard had awesome power.
similar words:
dreadful, ghastly, mighty
derivations: awesomely (adv.), awesomeness (n.)
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The word awesome contains the following part:
-some1 Old English adjective-forming suffix that means characterized by, tending to