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awaken

verb

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1 to cause to stop sleeping
  • be quiet or you'll awaken the kids

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2 to cease to be asleep
  • guests at the B and B usually awaken to the smell of fresh pancakes

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The first known use of awaken was before the 12th century

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“Awaken.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/awaken. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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