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Synonyms for awaken
əˈweɪ kənawak·en

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. awakenverb

    To stop sleeping.

    stir, awake

    fall asleep

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. awaken, wake, waken, rouse, wake up, arouseverb

    cause to become awake or conscious

    "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."

    kindle, excite, bestir, put forward, awake, heat, energize, come alive, provoke, commove, inflame, rout out, perk up, agitate, energise, enkindle, wake up, stir, wake, elicit, conjure, brace, stimulate, fire, arouse, drive out, fire up, bring up, conjure up, raise, waken, turn on, call down, charge, wind up, call forth, invoke, charge up, rouse, ignite, evoke, sex, force out, stir up

    cause to sleep

  2. wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, wakenverb

    stop sleeping

    "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"

    kindle, excite, put forward, awake, heat, come alive, provoke, inflame, perk up, enkindle, wake up, stir, wake, elicit, energise, stimulate, fire, arouse, fire up, bring up, conjure up, ignite, raise, waken, turn on, call down, energize, wind up, call forth, invoke, rouse, brace, evoke, sex, conjure, stir up

    cause to sleep

  3. awakenverb

    make aware

    "They were awakened to the sad facts"

    wake up, waken, rouse, come alive, arouse, awake, wake

    cause to sleep

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. awakenverb

    awake, wake, rouse from sleep

  2. awakenverb

    arouse, excite, kindle, spur, incite, stimulate, provoke, stir up

  3. awakenverb

    wake, waken, be awakened, be roused from sleep

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. awakenverb

    wake, awake, rouse, arouse, excite

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "awaken":

    awake, arouse, wake

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How to use awaken in a sentence?

  1. James Joyce:

    History is a nightmare from which we are trying to awaken.

  2. Sharon Holland:

    I can't imagine this announcement would be made in a public press conference if there was going to be something that was going to awaken and evoke the rawness of all of this once again, i don't think we would be hearing it spoken in that venue if that were the case.

  3. Frank Herbert:

    Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken.

  4. Jeff Carbone:

    I think we can use a great Star Wars analogy and say that' the force' will awaken and The Fed will raise that quarter percent today, now we've got to look at how Fed Chair Janet Yellen raises rates. Is it going to be too fast, or too slow or just right ?

  5. Albert Einstein:

    It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Translations for awaken

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  • صحى, استيقظ, أَصْحَى, أَيْقَظَ, أَفَاقَArabic
  • vzbuditCzech
  • wach werden, aufwachen, aufwecken, wecken, erwachenGerman
  • despertar, despertarseSpanish
  • بلند کردن, بیدار کردن, بلن کردن, بیدار شدنPersian
  • havahduttaa, herättää, herätäFinnish
  • se réveiller, réveillerFrench
  • dùisgScottish Gaelic
  • զարթնեցնել, արթնանալ, զարթնել, արթնացնելArmenian
  • eveliarInterlingua
  • לְהָעִירHebrew
  • 目覚める, 目を覚ます, 起こす, 起きるJapanese
  • excito, excitorLatin
  • wakker maken, wakker worden, wekken, zich opwekkenDutch
  • acordar, despertarPortuguese
  • hatariyQuechua
  • deștepta, trezi, sculaRomanian
  • просну́ться, просыпа́ться, разбуди́ть, буди́ть, пробуди́ться, пробуди́ть, пробужда́ться, пробужда́тьRussian
  • väckaSwedish
  • si dispierter, dispierter, rewoeyî, si rewoeyîWalloon

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