Definition of wakeup
1. wake_up [ v ] cause to become awake or conscious
Examples: "He was roused by the drunken men in the street" "Please wake me at 6 AM."
(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)
If we manage to keep track of a Bombus queen after she has left her feeding place , we may discover the snug little hideout which she has fixed_up for herself when she woke_up from her winter sleep .
(Francis Pollini, Night....)
The man shrank before the hot fury , searching frantically for the answer * * h Finnegan woke_up .
(W. H. Gass, "The Pedersen Kid," in The...)
`` Ai n't he going_to wake_up '' ?
(Jane Gilmore Rushing, "Against the Moon,"...)
He was talking_about antelope again when they woke_up .
(James Thurber, "The Future, If Any, of Comedy,"...)
`` I woke_up this morning '' , Moreland said , `` paraphrasing Lewis_Carroll .Synonyms wake_up awaken arouse rouse wake waken Related Terms cause_to_sleep change bring_to reawaken call awakening arouser
2. wake_up [ v ] stop sleeping
Examples: "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"
(David Stacton, The Judges of the Secret Court....)
One always wakes_up , even from one 's own dreams .
(Louis Zara, Dark Rider....)
`` Stevie , wake_up now !
(John Dos Passos, Midcentury....)
Waking_up was horrible .Synonyms awaken awake wake_up wake arouse come_alive waken Related Terms fall_asleep change_state awakening arousal sleep
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