awfulness definition

  • noun:
    • The quality of hitting with awe, or with reverence; dreadfulness; solemnity; as, the awfulness of the sacred spot.
    • their state of being hit with awe; a spirit of solemnity; powerful reverence.
    • The quality of hitting with awe, or with reverence; dreadfulness; solemnity.
    • their state of being hit with awe; a spirit of solemnity; serious reverence.
    • the grade of being awful, or of striking or inspiring with awe, anxiety, or scary; impressive solemnity or sublimity; dreadfulness; terribleness: as, the awfulness associated with sacred location, or of a casualty.
    • their state of being high in or prompted with awe; reverence; awe.
    • a good of severe unpleasantness
    • the grade of striking with awe, or with reverence; dreadfulness; solemnity; as, the awfulness with this sacred location.
    • their state to be hit with awe; a spirit of solemnity; serious reverence.
    • the caliber of hitting with awe, or with reverence; dreadfulness; solemnity.
    • The state to be hit with awe; a spirit of solemnity; profound reverence.
    • The quality of being terrible, or of striking or impressive with awe, concern, or scary; impressive solemnity or sublimity; dreadfulness; terribleness: as, the awfulness of this sacred destination, or of a casualty.
    • The state to be saturated in or encouraged with awe; reverence; awe.
    • a quality of severe unpleasantness

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