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not in a state of sleep

marked by an absence of sleep

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carefully observant or attentive

(of sleep) easily disturbed

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marked by full consciousness or alertness

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The default mode network refers to a network of brain regions that are active when the mind is in a meditative state - wakeful, at rest, and not focused on external distractions.
After the meal, people who had a restaurant lunch were calmer and less wakeful than those who ate at their desks.
A young bunny lies wakeful, hearing noises in the hall.
Your cat may sleep more during the day and be wakeful at night, walking around the house and yowling.
Altaf Hussain said that if the members of the erstwhile Rabita Committee who had worked with him for 30 to 35 years had been wakeful, the MQM would not have been passing through the current painful situation.
Poor tired wombat has to deal with some very cheeky Australian animals as after his wakeful night he settles down to a good days sleep BUT he hasn't banked on the fact that the other animals are just waking up.
Wakeful resting may be a simple way to boost your memory.
Our wakeful experiences provide a context for our dreams.
At the first sign of a wakeful child the two-pronged soothing attack begins.
Why miss the day when cars don't rule the road, when the people "taking to the streets" becomes a wakeful dream?
I was thirteen and spent wakeful nighttime hours looking out the window and through tree leaves at snatches of the northern sky.
A lump in the otherwise smooth flow of custard," I volunteered, applying a sticking plaster to my prematurely gnarled heel, as our spaniel snoozed in the basket with her wakeful eye focused on the lead dangling over the arm of the chair, where, on vigorous days, I would confront the easier of the two crosswords in the Daily Sketch.
In the first study of zinc lozenges for common colds, published in 1984, (4) my colleagues and I showed that it was possible to shorten the duration of colds by 7 days when zinc gluconate tablets (dietary supplements sold over the counter) were slowly dissolved in the mouth every 2 wakeful hours.
To examine wakeful breathing patterns associated with OSA, Dr.
All this impresses them until it progresses into descriptions of nocturnal vigils with wakeful babies and sick toddlers.