waking

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adjective wak·ing \ˈwā-kiŋ\

Definition of waking

  1. :  passed in a conscious or alert state every waking hour

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First Known Use of waking

1556




WAKING Defined for English Language Learners

waking

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Definition of waking for English Language Learners

  • of time : passing while you are awake and able to think and act



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