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Some Aw(e)

awe

[aw]  noun, verb, awed, aw·ing.

noun
1.  an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand,sublime, extremely powerful, or the like: in awe of God; in awe of great political figures.
2.  Archaic. power to inspire fear or reverence.
3.  Obsolete . fear or dread.
verb (used with object)
4.  to inspire with awe.
5.  to influence or restrain by awe.
You might use “awe” somewhere in describing this photograph:
grandcanyonlightning
aw

[aw]  interjection

1.  (used to express protest, disbelief, disgust, or commiseration.)
2.  (used to express sentimental or sugary approval.)
Aw(wwwwwwwwwww) would be appropriately used in response to THIS photograph.
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Now go, be smarter, use these two words correctly!  🙂
(p.s.  Could NOT get the spacing to work on this.  Sorry for the somewhat difficult “read” because of that.)
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