In awe – Idioms by The Free Dictionary

in awe (of someone or something)

Having a great amount of respect or admiration for someone, sometimes to the point of feeling nervous or fearful around them. Everyone in town was in awe of the movie star as he came through on his vacation. I’ve always been in awe of people who dedicate their lives to something like the military.

Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

in awe (of someone or something)

fearful and respectful of someone or something. Everyone in the country was in awe of the king and queen. I love my new car. In fact, I’m in awe of it.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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