What does the word wakeful mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Wakefulness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Wakefully.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Remaining awake, especially at night.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Attended by want of sleep.

Usage examples for wakeful

  1. " He'm werry wakeful, Masser Al'erman. – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  2. " He is very young," murmured Marguerite in her wakeful mood, " he is very timid; perhaps- but we must see- perhaps it will be ridiculous. – Marguerite de Valois by Alexandre Dumas
  3. When Lilly started out of a state of wakeful torpor a grey day was peering in through the window. – The Song of Songs by Hermann Sudermann