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awesome sauce

Internet slang Either used as an adjective to describe something as being excellent, great, or exceptionally interesting, or used as an exclamation in affirmation of the same. I couldn't take him seriously when he described the movie as being awesome sauce. Awesome sauce! I got an A on my midterm!
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How (something) is that?

That is very (something). Adjectives commonly used in this construction include "strange," "cool," and "awesome," among others. Did you know that hummingbirds can fly backwards? How cool is that? A: "Frank spent prom night home alone playing video games. How sad is that?" B: "Actually, that sounds pretty great."
See also: how

totally awesome

Sl. very, very impressive. His motorcycle is totally awesome. It must have cost a fortune.
See also: awesome, totally

awesome

1. exclam. Great!; Excellent! (Usually Awesome! Standard English, but used often in slang.) You own that gorgeous hog? Awesome!
2. mod. impressive. That thing is so awesome!

totally awesome

mod. very, very impressive. His motorcycle is totally awesome. It must have cost a fortune.
See also: awesome, totally
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The panelists, each a non-conformist in their own way, spoke about their achievements and about taking the offbeat route to success all the while encouraging the audience to keep alive the spirit of innovation and Awesomeness within them.
Visitors walking through the Museums would witness artifacts that reflected the awesomeness of the Islamic civilization which dates back to the very early periods of Islam.
Maney's The Encyclopedia Show; and the overall awesomeness of writer/director/organizer Diana Slickman.
Throughout 15 levels of awesomeness, he takes on a seemingly never-ending onslaught of enemies, from the charging Sirian Werebulls to the screaming Headless Kamikazes.
Given their popularity these days pirates are a sure way to increase the awesomeness quotient of any book so Robert DElias Pirates of Marauda Book 1: Circles in Time looks promising based on its title alone.
While she depicts the tension and the ever-present threat of violence simmering near the surface of ordinary life, she also captures the awesomeness of its ancient ties.
Put positively, in saying that we are "more than" our brains, I took him to be emphasizing the awesomeness of the fact that experience could emerge from matter.
He defended his decision with the words: "Alice Cooper is a gold mine of awesomeness and fun.
Like Ballard's other films, ``Duma'' is gorgeously photographed, giving you the feel of the awesomeness of nature.
He proffers nonrepresentational structures so that the viewer can experience something like the mute awesomeness of shooting a tube, with full knowledge that a wave--uncaring because unconscious--would just as well wipe you out.
On the global level, for just the awesomeness of his taking this mantle on and for the impact it would have on our church.
WYD was a truly authentic Catholic experience, an expression of the Church's awesomeness.
Their offerings awakened me to my own highs and lows, the awesomeness and responsibility of my unique access as a writer, and the value of the calling.