reveille


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal, Wikipedia.

rev·eil·le

 (rĕv′ə-lē)
n.
1.
a. The sounding of a bugle early in the morning to awaken and summon people in a camp or garrison.
b. This bugle call or its equivalent.
c. The first military formation of the day.
2. A signal to get up out of bed.

[Alteration of French réveillez, second person pl. imperative of réveiller, to wake, from Old French resveiller : re-, re- + esveiller, to awake (from Vulgar Latin *exvigilāre : Latin ex-, ex- + Latin vigilāre, to awake, from vigil, awake; see weg- in Indo-European roots).]

reveille

(rɪˈvælɪ)
n
1. (Military) a signal, given by a bugle, drum, etc, to awaken soldiers or sailors in the morning
2. (Military) the hour at which this takes place
Also called (esp US): rouse
[C17: from French réveillez! awake! from re- + Old French esveillier to be wakeful, ultimately from Latin vigilāre to keep watch; see vigil]

rev•eil•le

(ˈrɛv ə li; Brit. rɪˈvæl i)

n., pl. -les.
1. a bugle call in the early morning to awaken military personnel for assembly.
2. a signal to arise.
[1635–45; < French réveillez, pl. imperative of réveiller to awaken =r(e)- re- + éveiller, Old French esveillier « Latin ēvigilāre to watch]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reveille - (military) signal to wake upreveille - (military) signal to wake up  
bugle call - a signal broadcast by the sound of a bugle
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
2.reveille - a signal to get up in the morning; in the military it is a bugle call at sunrise
awakening, wakening, waking up - the act of waking; "it was an early awakening"; "it was the waking up he hated most"
Translations
دَقَّة بوق إيقاظ الجُنود
budíček
reveille
ébresztõ
lúîrablástur til aî vekja hermenn
rytinis trimitassignalas keltis
budíček
kalk borusu

reveille

[rɪˈvælɪ] N (Mil) → (toque m de) diana f

reveille

[rɪˈvæli] n (MILITARY)réveil m

reveille

n (Mil) → Reveille f, → Wecksignal nt; (the) reveille is at 6um 6 Uhr ist Wecken

reveille

[rɪˈvælɪ] n (Mil) → sveglia

reveille

(riˈvӕli) , ((American) ˈrevəli) noun
a bugle call at daybreak to waken soldiers.
References in periodicals archive ?
After the Last Post and Reveille, played by King James' pupil Heather Wood, they laid wreaths on the War Memorial before going into church for orange juice and biscuits.
com)-- Reveille Group, proudly serving as a CVE-certified service-disabled veteran-owned small business and an SBA-certified HUBZone business, was awarded the General Services Administration (GSA) Professional Services Schedule (PSS), bringing streamlined access to Reveille's full service strategic solutions.
They are assisted by a former police officer in ceremonial uniform who plays the bugle to sound Last Post, followed by Reveille.
Falls City is owned by Petoil Overseas, the US affiliate of Petoil, Framework Capital, a Houston-based private equity firm and Reveille Oil and Gas who will serve as the operator for the company.
Reveille is led by long-time energy executive David Daniel.
Tenders are invited for Printing: Reveille Newspaper.
Le leader de Nid Tounes a accuse la Troika d'etre derriere l'installation des terroristes en Tunisie, durant les deux dernieres annees : Aujourd'hui, on s'est reveille trop tard et le terrorisme devient un grand probleme en Tunisie ', a indique BCE, soulignant que la lutte contre le terrorisme n'est pas si facile qu'on le croit.
20 (1950) Mississippi State University received a copy of the first Reveille from 1898 graduate William E.
A bugler from the Interior Ministry Band will play the Last Post and Reveille.
This will be marked tomorrow when the Last Post and Reveille are sounded on a bugle.
Reveille blared from campaign vehicles in the capital Caracas to awaken voters and was later replaced by folk music mixed with a Mr Chavez's voice saying "those who love the homeland come with me".
Provider of packaged application performance management (APM) solutions for enterprise content management (ECM) applications, Reveille Software, announced on Friday that its Reveille Management Console for EMC Documentum now supports EMC Documentum D2 and EMC Documentum Mobile.