What does wake up mean?

Definitions for wake up

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wake up.

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"

Wiktionary

  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.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wake up in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wake up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Unknown:

    Before a man can wake up and find himself famous he has to wake up and find himself.

  2. David Clohessy:

    The Kappa Delta Rho is a wake up call, but the Sandusky case should have been a wake up call too.

  3. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    When I was a boy ... we didn't wake up with Vietnam and have Cyprus for lunch and the Congo for dinner

  4. Vikrant Parsai:

    An alarm clock is a device to wake a man up who has no plans or intentions for the future that could make him wake up himself.

  5. Raj Dasgupta:

    Waking up in the middle of the night from time to time is totally normal, it’s in our DNA to wake up during the middle of the night—our ancestors used to wake up to make sure there were no lions or tigers around.

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