A very large amount, exceedingly great. It is often used as "an awful lot of", similar to "a lot of" but it expresses "a huge amount" or "exceeding amount".


His wife has spent an awful lot of money on clothes these days.
He is a famous lawyer. He gets an awful lot of clients.
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