Awesome is an excellent word. So is amazing. But don’t you agree they’re over used?
I had an awesome time. That movie was amazing. How ya doing?
I like to use the A words reverently, sparsely, when no other words will do.
Maybe you’d like some alternate words to use too? Try These 10 gramazing stand-in words. They’re fun, and just as powerful. Sprinkle them in your writing or in your feedback to others.
Kryptonian You reached kryptonian heights with that speech!
Fly That car is so fly!
Kickass Those are some kickass moves!
Wicked That sequel was wicked!
Transcendent I am blown away by his transcendent writing.
Capital You did a capital job on the presentation!
Magnificent The hotel was simply magnificent!
Rawk That song is so rawk!
The honey pot The finale was the honey pot – a sweet ending to a perfect day.
Double rainbow brilliant Are you kidding me? That was double rainbow brilliant!
Why not try your hand at coming up with your own sparkling wordage to describe something really impressive?
How about exponentially excellent. Deluxe. The capstone. Over the top great. Phi Beta Kappa…
And when no other word will do,
go ahead and use awesome.