waken


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  • verb

Synonyms for waken

Synonyms for waken

to cease sleeping

to induce or elicit (a reaction or emotion)

Synonyms for waken

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Worse than that, he wakens every morning terrified his swing has been stolen in the night and until he gets on to the range he can't be at peace with himself.
Iknow that the economy needs to be given a kick-start, but I think Brown and the rest of his party need to be given a size 10 to waken them up to what's going on in the real world.
Until the government and media waken up, thejihad cultists will flourish, as will the far right as people turn to the BNP in despair.
Should these latent cancers waken from their dormant state and become clinical cancers, the consequences could be disastrous,'' Arnot writes.
IT'S good night for alarm clocks as a new invention will allow you to waken naturally to a sunrise every day.
Many, many (homeless) clients requested to be waken up early so they could get to jobs - some at 3 a.
She added: "The best thing about learning is that it helps your brain to waken up again - achieving something new gives you a little kick in the posterior to waken you up.
The first phase will be launched in the Waken area.
The townspeople fled to the hills, leaving the dark town with no one to waken the sound sleepers, but the telephone girls stuck to their posts to carry the warning messages,'' one 1928 newspaper clipping reads.
Enough is enough - time to waken up before it's too late.
Distraught David Sleggs raised the alarm after he failed to waken his 12- year-old son David who had been sleeping alongside his brother and sister.
And, when they do finally waken, they remember nothing about it.
It is hard to explain but it is like a nightmare you never waken up from.
When will these marrow-minded, petty, inadequate idiots, waken up and "smell the coffee"?
He said: 'My mumwas told to waken me and when she shouted up the stairs,'are you getting up son, it's 10 to 11,'I told her to give me a shout when it goes to even money.