AWE, n. aw. Gr. to be astonished.
1. Fear mingled with admiration or reverence; reverential fear.
Stand in awe and sin not. Ps. 4.
2. Fear; dread inspired by something great, or terrific.
AWE, v.t. To strike with fear and reverence; to influence by fear, terror or respect; as, his majesty awed them into silence.