Definition Of awake


not asleep.

the noise might keep you awake at night

stop sleeping; wake from sleep.

she awoke to find the streets covered in snow

Example Of awake

  • A sister who is also a good friend goes from being 40 miles away to being so physically distant she is awake when you're asleep.

  • All of these effects are well known and may occur when one's consciousness shifts into a state between being fully asleep and fully awake .

  • An hour later I awoke in my chamber with the help of smelling salts.

  • An hour or so later I awoke to find an orderly wheeling me to the theatre.

  • And suddenly, he heard Kato's voice, light as if not to awake him from a sleep.

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