awaken to (something)

Definition of awaken to (something)

somewhat formal

  1. :  to become aware of (something) <They finally awakened to the possibility of war.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  awake

  1. :  some indeterminate or unspecified thing

    :  a person or thing of consequence

    :  one having more or less the character, qualities, or nature of something different

  1. :  in some degree :  somewhat

    : used as an intensive giving adverbial force to an adjective

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