wake up

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Verb1.wake up - cause to become awake or consciouswake up - cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."
reawaken - awaken once again
bring to, bring back, bring round, bring around - return to consciousness; "These pictures bring back sad memories"
call - rouse somebody from sleep with a call; "I was called at 5 A.M. this morning"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
2.wake up - stop sleepingwake up - stop sleeping; "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"
change state, turn - undergo a transformation or a change of position or action; "We turned from Socialism to Capitalism"; "The people turned against the President when he stole the election"
dope off, doze off, drift off, drowse off, fall asleep, flake out, nod off, drop off - change from a waking to a sleeping state; "he always falls asleep during lectures"
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probudit se
blive klar overvågne
probuditi se
vaknavakna til meîvitundar um
잠에서 깨다
thức giấc

w>wake up

vi (lit, fig)aufwachen; to wake up to something (fig)sich (dat)einer Sache (gen)bewusst werden; I wish he’d wake up to what’s happeningich wünschte, ihm würde endlich bewusst or aufgehen or klar, was (hier) vor sich geht; he woke up to a new lifeein neues Leben brach für ihn an; wake up and smell the coffee! (esp US inf) → wach endlich auf!
vt sep (lit)aufwecken; (fig: = rouse from sloth) → wach- or aufrütteln; to wake somebody up to something (fig)jdm etw klarmachen or bewusst machen or vor Augen führen; to wake one’s ideas upsich zusammenreißen
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(weik) past tense woke (wouk) (rare) waked: past participle woken (ˈwoukən) , (rare) waked verb
to bring or come back to consciousness after being asleep. He woke to find that it was raining; Go and wake the others, will you?
ˈwakeful adjective
1. not asleep; not able to sleep. a wakeful child.
2. (of a night) in which one gets little sleep. We spent a wakeful night worrying about her.
ˈwakefully adverb
ˈwakefulness noun
ˈwaken verb
to wake. What time are you going to waken him?; I wakened early.
wake up
1. to wake. Wake up! You're late; The baby woke up in the middle of the night.
2. to become aware of. It is time you woke up to the fact that you are not working hard enough.
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wake up

يَسْتَيْقِظُ probudit se vågne aufwachen ξυπνώ despertarse herätä se réveiller probuditi se svegliarsi 目が覚める 잠에서 깨다 wakker worden våkne (opp) obudzić się acordar просыпаться vakna ตื่นขึ้น uyanmak thức giấc 醒来
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Bud Dixon would wake up and miss the swag, and would come straight for us, for he ain't afeard of anything or anybody, that man ain't.
Ohio-based rock band Colorvine (formerly Tower City) has jumped back into the music scene, determined to make us feel that way again with their new melodic rock album, "Wake Up."
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A little later, the non-governmental organization Wake Up clearly urged all Albanians to boycott the presidential elections.
As explained later in section V, node 1 receives the data from the administrator and a wake up signal is sent to the neighbor node-2 by triggering and by doing this sensor node-2 wakes up to receive the message from node-1.
Wake up, so-called council do-gooders and get some facilities sorted.
I would recommend not cutting out drinks though as he won''t recognise when his bladder is full and so he won''t wake up.
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