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waking

adjective

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waking

verb
present participle of wake

Synonyms & Antonyms of waking (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to cause to stop sleeping
  • my banging around in the kitchen woke my wife

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3 to give notice to beforehand especially of danger or risk
  • a public service announcement designed to wake people to the dangers of aggressive driving

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The first known use of waking was in 1556

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wake-up calls

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waking (up)

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“Waking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/waking. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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