overawe definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to regulate or subdue by inspiring awe.
    • To awe extremely; to intimidate or subjugate or restrain by awe or great fear.
  • others:
    • To restrain, subdue, or control by awe, worry, or superior influence.
    • Synonyms To intimidate, cow, daunt.
  • verb:
    • subdue, restrain, or overcome by impacting with a feeling of awe; frighten (much like threats)

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