Definition Of awaken


rouse from sleep; cause to stop sleeping.

Anna was awakened by the telephone

Example Of awaken

  • A glimpse of the silent rage of China's populace has awakened Japan to the need for a comprehensive regional strategy.

  • Aero ran around, trying to wake everyone up, but found that they all seemed deep in sleep, unable to awaken .

  • ‘Pity,’ she groaned before drifting off to sleep, never to awaken again.

  • Charge your iPod while you sleep, and awaken to your favorite B sides instead of that obnoxious buzzer.

  • different images can awaken new emotions within us

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