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Awake meaning

awake - 9 dictionary results

  1. 1. To rouse from sleep; to wake; to awaken.
  2. 2. To rouse from a state resembling sleep, as from death, stupidity., or inaction; to put into action; to give new life to; to stir up; as, to awake the dead; to awake the dormant faculties.
  3. 3. To cease to sleep; to come out of a state of natural sleep; and, figuratively, out of a state resembling sleep, as inaction or death.
  4. 4. Not sleeping or lethargic; roused from sleep; in a state of vigilance or action.
  5. 5. Awaked or awoke.
  6. 6. Awaked.
  7. 7. Not sleeping.
  8. 8. To arouse from sleep or inaction.
  9. 9. To cease sleeping.

awake - examples of usage

  1. Are you awake, Katharine? - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. It is the dream- time of life; and it is not usual for one to awake until it is over. - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols", William Black.
  3. I was wide awake in a moment, sitting up straight to listen. - "Ways of Wood Folk", William J. Long.
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