Definitions for wake up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. awaken, wake, waken, rouse, wake up, arouse(verb)

    cause to become awake or conscious

    "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM."

  2. wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, waken(verb)

    stop sleeping

    "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. wake up(verb)ɪk

    to stop sleeping

    Wake up - it's late.; She woke me up at 6:00.

  2. wake upɪk

    to stop feeling sleepy

    A cup of coffee will wake you up.

  3. wake upɪk

    to realize sth bad is happening

    Wake up, people! This is a serious situation.


  1. wake up(Verb)

    To awake.

  2. wake up(Verb)

    To awaken somebody.

  3. wake up(Verb)

    To become more aware of a real-life situation; to concentrate on the matter in hand.


  1. Wake Up!

    Wake Up! is the fourth album by British alternative rock band The Boo Radleys, released by Creation Records in 1995.

Translations for wake up

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

wake up

to wake

Wake up! You're late; The baby woke up in the middle of the night.

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