What does the word wake mean?

Usage examples for wake

  1. Wonderful to wake up in the morning to another day of being well. – The Pastor's Wife by 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 by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. The crowd began to wake up again. – Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager by Burt L. Standish