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 for awe
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Awe \Awe\ ([add]), n. [OE. a[yogh]e, aghe, fr. Icel. agi; akin
     to AS. ege, [=o]ga, Goth. agis, Dan. ave chastisement, fear,
     Gr. 'a`chos pain, distress, from the same root as E. ail.
     [root]3. Cf. Ugly.]
     1. Dread; great fear mingled with respect. [Obs. or
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              His frown was full of terror, and his voice
              Shook the delinquent with such fits of awe.
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     2. The emotion inspired by something dreadful and sublime; an
        undefined sense of the dreadful and the sublime;
        reverential fear, or solemn wonder; profound reverence.
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              There is an awe in mortals' joy,
              A deep mysterious fear.               --Keble.
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              To tame the pride of that power which held the
              Continent in awe.                     --Macaulay.
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              The solitude of the desert, or the loftiness of the
              mountain, may fill the mind with awe -- the sense of
              our own littleness in some greater presence or
              power.                                --C. J. Smith.
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     To stand in awe of, to fear greatly; to reverence
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     Syn: See Reverence.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Awe \Awe\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Awed (?); p. pr. & vb. n.
     To strike with fear and reverence; to inspire with awe; to
     control by inspiring dread.
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           That same eye whose bend doth awe the world. --Shak.
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           His solemn and pathetic exhortation awed and melted the
           bystanders.                              --Macaulay.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an overwhelming feeling of wonder or admiration; "he stared
           over the edge with a feeling of awe"
      2: a feeling of profound respect for someone or something; "the
         fear of God"; "the Chinese reverence for the dead"; "the
         French treat food with gentle reverence"; "his respect for
         the law bordered on veneration" [syn: fear, reverence,
         awe, veneration]
      v 1: inspire awe in; "The famous professor awed the

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  118 Moby Thesaurus words for "awe":
     abject fear, admiration, adoration, affright, alarm, amaze,
     amazement, apotheosis, appall, appreciation, approbation, approval,
     astonish, astonishment, astound, astoundment, awestrike,
     be widely reputed, bedaze, bedazzle, beguilement, bewilder,
     bewilderment, blue funk, boggle, bowl down, bowl over,
     breathless adoration, breathless wonder, command respect, confound,
     consideration, consternation, courtesy, cowardice, daunt, daze,
     dazzle, deference, deification, deter, discourage, dishearten,
     dismay, dread, dumbfound, dumbfounder, dumbfoundment, duty, esteem,
     estimation, exaggerated respect, fascination, favor, faze, fear,
     flabbergast, freeze, fright, funk, great respect, have prestige,
     hero worship, high regard, homage, honor, horrification, horrify,
     horror, idolatry, idolization, inspire respect, marvel, marveling,
     overawe, overwhelm, panic, panic fear, paralyze, perplex, petrify,
     phobia, prestige, puzzlement, rank high, regard, respect,
     reverence, reverential regard, scare, scare stiff, scare to death,
     sense of mystery, sense of wonder, shake, shock, spook, stagger,
     stampede, stand high, startle, stop, strike dead, strike dumb,
     strike terror into, strike with wonder, stun, stupefaction,
     stupefy, surprise, terrify, terror, terrorize, unholy dread,
     veneration, wonder, wonderment, worship

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

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From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (September 2014) :

         Autocad Windows Extension (carCAD)

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  Advanced WavEffect
      (AWE) The kind of synthesis used
     by the EMU 8000 music synthesizer integrated circuit found
     on the SB AWE32 card.

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