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/ˈɔ ɪnˌspaɪər ɪŋ/
; spectacular; magnificent:
an awe-inspiring cathedral; an awe-inspiring sunset.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Select from five different magnificent waterfall or waterway garden settings providing
Here is a spectacle as fascinating, as
, as extraordinary as any in the world.
We took a different road north, and from there the destruction was
The result is an
display of turbulent motion in two dimensions.
The speed at which technology is advancing is
feat of human engineering, and the surroundings are gorgeous.
The amount of effort and patience required to match these asylum inmates with their combat experiences is
How he sustained that quality for so long is
Leave aside the budgetary implications, which are
They speak touchingly of his
dexterity and nimble hands.
British Dictionary definitions for
causing or worthy of admiration or respect; amazing or magnificent
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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