rewake

verb re·wake \ (ˌ)rē-ˈwāk \

Definition of rewake

rewaked or rewoke play \(ˌ)rē-ˈwōk\; rewaked or rewoken play \(ˌ)rē-ˈwō-kən\ or rewoke; rewaking
transitive verb
: to waken again or anew
intransitive verb
: to become awake again

Examples of rewake in a Sentence

  1. the media coverage of the dramatic escape has rewaked concerns about security at the prison

First Known Use of rewake

1593



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