wakener

noun
wak·​en·​er | \ ˈwāk-nər How to pronounce wakener (audio) , ˈwā-kə-\

Definition of wakener

archaic
: one that causes to waken

First Known Use of wakener

1597, in the meaning defined above

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“Wakener.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wakener?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=w&file=wakene01. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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