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əˈweɪ kə nɪŋawak·en·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. awakening, wakening, waking upnoun

    the act of waking

    "it was an early awakening"; "it was the waking up he hated most"

Wiktionary

  1. awakeningnoun

    The act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep.

  2. awakeningnoun

    A revival of religion, or more general attention to religious matters than usual.

  3. awakeningadjective

    Rousing from sleep, in a natural or a figurative sense; rousing into activity; exciting; as, the awakening city; an awakening discourse; the awakening dawn.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Awakening

    of Awaken

  2. Awakeningadjective

    rousing from sleep, in a natural or a figurative sense; rousing into activity; exciting; as, the awakening city; an awakening discourse; the awakening dawn

  3. Awakeningnoun

    the act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep. Specifically: A revival of religion, or more general attention to religious matters than usual

Freebase

  1. Awakening

    "Awakening" is the second single from Switchfoot's sixth studio album, Oh! Gravity.. The single was released to radio in March 2007. It hit Hot AC radio stations with an impact day of March 26, 2007 and eventually peaked at No. 54 on that format's charts. It was also slated for release to Top 40, Alternative, and Active Rock stations, but saw virtually no play on any of those formats.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of awakening in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of awakening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of awakening in a Sentence

  1. Lindy Conant:

    We are ripe for a Great Awakening, there are so many stadium events now. It was not this way 10 years ago … there really is something happening, and I think Jesus is leading it … filling stadiums, I think it moves the heart of God and it causes people to go, ‘What is happening?’.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Awakening to the people's nature for a person brings sadness and not happiness, for it is very much like glowing of a bulb from outside for others but inside own feeling the burning sensation.

  3. H.W. Mann:

    Spiritual consciousness is difficult to understand because it is beyond thought. We cannot really understand it through the intellectual process. It is something we must experience to truly understand. We must step out of the dream and into our true essence. This is why we call it the awakening. We awaken from basic human consciousness. The ego is a necessary viewpoint to operate from in the physical world. But it is a dream like state. A state identified with the mind-body. It is not who we truly are. We awaken to actual consciousness. We awaken to spiritual consciousness.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Raising right question is awakening; getting its answer is stimulating; But, nothing better than the best is finding the right answer to the right question.

  5. John Forrest:

    There's been a global awakening to the fact that there's a limited quantity of premium lower alcohol white wines available and we've captured the first wave of that market.

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