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wakeful

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adjective wake·ful \ˈwāk-fəl\

Simple Definition of wakeful

  • : not sleeping or not able to sleep

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wakeful

  1. :  not sleeping or able to sleep :  sleepless

wakefully play \-fə-lē\ adverb
wakefulness noun

Examples of wakeful in a sentence

  1. <the mother remained wakeful until her child returned home>



15th Century

First Known Use of wakeful

15th century


WAKEFUL Defined for Kids

wakeful

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adjective wake·ful \ˈwāk-fəl\

Definition of wakeful for Students

  1. :  not sleeping or able to sleep

wakefulness noun



Medical Dictionary

wakeful

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adjective wake·ful \ˈwāk-fəl\

Medical Definition of wakeful

  1. :  not sleeping or able to sleep :  sleepless

wakefulness noun




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