awaken to (something)

Definition of awaken to (something)

somewhat formal
:to become aware of (something)
  • They finally awakened to the possibility of war.

Word by Word Definitions

awaken play
  1. : awake

something play
  1. : some indeterminate or unspecified thing

  2. : some indeterminate amount more than a specified number

  3. : a person or thing of consequence

  1. : in some degree : somewhat

  2. used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective


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