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Antonyms for wide awake

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Wiktionary

  1. wide awake(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    broad awake

  2. wide awake(adjective)

    awake and very alert

    Synonyms:
    broad awake

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wide awake

    Active refers to both quickness and constancy of action; in the former sense it is allied with agile, alert, brisk, etc.; in the latter, with busy, diligent, industrious. The active love employment, the busy are actually employed, the diligent and the industrious are habitually busy. The restless are active from inability to keep quiet; their activity may be without purpose, or out of all proportion to the purpose contemplated. The officious are undesirably active in the affairs of others. Compare ALERT; ALIVE; MEDDLESOME.

    Antonyms:
    dull, heavy, idle, inactive, indolent, inert, lazy, quiescent, quiet, slow, sluggish, stupid

    Synonyms:
    active, agile, alert, brisk, bustling, busy, diligent, energetic, expeditious, industrious, lively, mobile, nimble, officious, prompt, quick, ready, restless, sprightly, spry, supple, vigorous

    Preposition:
    Active in work, in a cause; for an object, as for justice; with persons or instrumentalities; about something, as about other people's business.

How to use wide awake in a sentence?

  1. Roger Babson:

    It takes a person who is wide awake to make his dream come true.

  2. Anonymous:

    Better to get up late and be wide awake than to get up early and be asleep all day.

  3. Frank Shutts:

    One very important ingredient of success is a good, wide-awake, persistent, tireless enemy.

  4. Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoi:

    Hypocrisy in anything whatever may deceive the cleverest and most penetrating man, but the least wide-awake of children recognizes it, and is revolted by it, however ingeniously it may be disguised.

  5. Octavio Paz:

    Modern man likes to pretend that his thinking is wide-awake. But this wide-awake thinking has led us into the mazes of a nightmare in which the torture chambers are endlessly repeated in the mirrors of reason.

How to pronounce wide awake?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say wide awake in sign language?

  1. wideawake

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#2145heavy
#2901slow
#4205quiet
#4775stupid
#9013idle
#9125lazy
#10506inactive
#13293dull
#27289inert
#29806sluggish
#51881quiescent
#80300indolent

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