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Synonyms for awaken
əˈweɪ kən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. awaken, wake, waken, rouse, wake up, arouse(verb)

    cause to become awake or conscious

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

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    cause to sleep

  2. wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, waken(verb)

    stop sleeping

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

    Synonyms:
    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

    Antonyms:
    cause to sleep

  3. awaken(verb)

    make aware

    "They were awakened to the sad facts"

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

    Antonyms:
    cause to sleep

Wiktionary

  1. awaken(verb)

    To stop sleeping.

    Synonyms:
    stir, awake

    Antonyms:
    fall asleep

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. awaken(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    awake, wake, rouse from sleep

  2. awaken(v. a.)

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

  3. awaken(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    wake, waken, be awakened, be roused from sleep

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. awaken(v)

    Synonyms:
    wake, awake, rouse, arouse, excite

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    awake, arouse, wake

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Translations for awaken

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  • صحى, استيقظ, أَفَاقَ, أَصْحَى, أَيْقَظَArabic
  • vzbuditCzech
  • aufwachen, aufwecken, erwachen, wecken, wach werdenGerman
  • despertarse, despertarSpanish
  • بیدار کردن, بلن کردن, بیدار شدن, بلند کردنPersian
  • herättää, havahduttaa, herätäFinnish
  • réveiller, se réveillerFrench
  • dùisgScottish Gaelic
  • արթնացնել, զարթնել, արթնանալ, զարթնեցնելArmenian
  • eveliarInterlingua
  • 目を覚ます, 起きる, 目覚める, 起こすJapanese
  • excito, excitorLatin
  • zich opwekken, wakker worden, wakker maken, wekkenDutch
  • acordar, despertarPortuguese
  • hatariyQuechua
  • scula, deștepta, treziRomanian
  • просну́ться, пробуди́ть, пробужда́ться, пробужда́ть, пробуди́ться, буди́ть, разбуди́ть, просыпа́тьсяRussian
  • väckaSwedish
  • dispierter, rewoeyî, si rewoeyî, si dispierterWalloon

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