wake

Part of speech: verb

To rouse from slumber; awake; arouse; resuscitate.

Part of speech: verb

To be aroused from sleep, etc.

Part of speech: verb

To be set in action.

Part of speech: verb

To keep watch at night.

Part of speech: noun

A watching all night over the body of a dead person.

Part of speech: noun

The track left by a vessel in the water.

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Usage examples "wake":

  1. Wonderful to wake up in the morning to another day of being well. - "The Pastor's Wife", Elizabeth von Arnim.
  2. So he said to himself, " I had better not play in the house, or I shall wake them out of their first sleep." - "Love Me Little, Love Me Long", Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English.
  3. The crowd began to wake up again. - "Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager", Burt L. Standish.