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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. George Goncalves:

    It was a rude awakening. It could be what the Fed is worried about, that we’re going to continue to see uneven numbers and it’s not just going to be smooth sailing.

  2. Tanisha Patterson-Powe:

    It is overwhelming, yet an awakening experience to realize my grandmother wasn't just an ordinary woman, she was E-X-T-R-A-ordinary, she never' fit into a one size fit all box' as she was a master inventor and innovator -- a trailblazer setting her own trends within the community and her home.

  3. 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?’.

  4. Matt Damon:

    I have never called anyone' f **** t' in my personal life and this conversation with my daughter was not a personal awakening. I do not use slurs of any kind, i have learned that eradicating prejudice requires active movement toward justice rather than finding passive comfort in imagining Matt Damon' one of the good guys'. And given that open hostility against the LGBTQ + community is still not uncommon, I understand why my statement led many to assume the worst.

  5. Gail Sheehy:

    If every day is an awakening, you will never grow old. You will just keep growing.

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