Sentence Examples

  • Only when the moon was halfway across the sky did he rouse himself.
  • When I sleep normally, it takes a lot more than that to rouse me.
  • Natasha asked quickly in a whisper, afraid to move lest she should rouse the dozing baby.
  • Having failed to rouse Spain and Venice against the Turks, Gregory attempted to form a general coalition against the Protestants.
  • Nerves made her movements clumsy while her mind sought some forgotten information about a threat great enough to rouse the Undersecretary and his staff in the middle of the night.

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