come alive


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  • verb

Synonyms for come alive

stop sleeping

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Alive" in one sense, for Christ is in fact dead, though the poet alludes to his resurrection, or the moment when he will come alive and "awaken.
The owner should make certain that the architect is willing to stand in the cold as the concrete trucks pull onto the site and watch his dreams come alive.