Awing A*wing", adv. [Pref. a- + wing.] On the wing; flying; fluttering. --Wallace. [1913 Webster]

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  • awing — aw·ing …   English syllables

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  • amazing — adjective 1. surprising greatly (Freq. 5) she does an amazing amount of work the dog was capable of astonishing tricks • Syn: ↑astonishing • Similar to: ↑surprising 2. inspiring awe or admiration or wonder …   Useful english dictionary

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