awesome!

awesome!

Slang for “wonderful,” “terrific,” originating in the second half of the twentieth century and used widely by youngsters. It transferred the original meaning of awe-inspiring, dating from the seventeenth century. A New Yorker cartoon caption had it (Dec. 19, 1983): “Third grade? Third grade is awesome!”
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Tis the season to be awesome! With a lot of get-togethers to go to, Christmas parties to attend and family bonding adventures to enjoy, everyone will definitely need a phone to capture all the moments in a snap!
The third album of Liz "Singing Lizard" DeRoche, Club Called Awesome! is a music CD created especially for children ages 2-7.
This information will help them to guide their child's discovery of the confidence she or he has inside his or her inner awesome!
''I mean genuinely awesome! To the point where you go, I want a kid, I want a kid just like you.''
"Yeah, Guinness is awesome! Do they make Guinness where you come from?"
It was so awesome!"), even tried on a pair of capri pants (I'm five ten, can I tell you how stupid I look in capri pants?
Pink has natural curves, but is in great shape and looks awesome! Few teen girls could ever hope to possess that perfect celeb body.