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  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."

    Synonyms:
    kindle, excite, bestir, put forward, awake, heat, energize, come alive, provoke, commove, inflame, rout out, perk up, agitate, energise, enkindle, 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, awaken, ignite, evoke, sex, force out, stir up

    Antonyms:
    drift off, nod off, fall asleep, drop off, doze off, drowse off, flake out, dope off

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

    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, 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, awaken, brace, evoke, sex, conjure, stir up

    Antonyms:
    nod off, fall asleep, flake out, drowse off, drift off, doze off, drop off, dope off

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How to use wake up in a sentence?

  1. Brooke Shields:

    I worked so hard with my trainer Ngo Okafor, we did 5 a.m. workouts, but I was n’t drinking so it was easier to wake up in the morning. I pushed it to the limit. My ego helped ! I thought, ‘ If you do these pictures and you are not happy with what you see, you ’ll be hard on yourself. ’.

  2. Eric Yuan:

    This was our wake-up call.

  3. Xu Peng:

    This place is finally starting to wake up.

  4. Renae A. Sauter:

    Sometimes I wake up in the middle of the night and immediately all my biggest fears start running through my mind. I wonder if my fears will one day be my new reality. The fears seem so real. I struggle to shift my focus. Then slowly I realize that my fears are devoid of any love and only love is real.

  5. Scott C. Holstad:

    We wake up, breathe, live life often against our wishes and our better judgement. We console ourselves by telling ourselves this is no fault of our own but that doesn’t take away the reality of the pain, the streaming dreams, the utter shock of life, the shattered pieces of survival.


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