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rouse

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1 to cause to stop sleeping
  • the honking horns roused her from a deep sleep

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2 to cease to be asleep
  • I finally roused around noon, after going to bed very late

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The first known use of rouse was in 1531

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“Rouse.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rouse. Accessed 3 Aug. 2021.

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