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Another word for awaken

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Verb
  1. To cease sleeping

      1. To rouse from sleep; awake:
      2. To rouse from a quiescent or inactive state; stir.
      3. To cause to be aware; alert or enlighten:
      1. To cease to sleep; become awake:
      2. To stay awake:
      3. To be brought into a state of awareness or alertness:
      1. To pass an implement through (a liquid, for example), usually in circular motions, so as to mix or cool the contents:
      2. To use an implement to move or rearrange the fuel in (a fire) to increase light or heat.
      3. To add or mix in (an ingredient, for example) into a liquid or mixture by moving an implement:
      1. To wake (someone) up.
      2. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited; stir up.
      3. To give rise to; bring about:
      1. To rouse from sleep; waken:
      2. To make aware of:
      3. To stir up (memories, for example).
      1. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited:
      2. To stimulate sexual desire in.
      3. To give rise to (a feeling, for example); stir up:
    See also:

    awareness

  2. To induce or elicit (a reaction or emotion)

      1. To rouse from sleep; awake:
      2. To rouse from a quiescent or inactive state; stir.
      3. To cause to be aware; alert or enlighten:
      1. To pass an implement through (a liquid, for example), usually in circular motions, so as to mix or cool the contents:
      2. To use an implement to move or rearrange the fuel in (a fire) to increase light or heat.
      3. To add or mix in (an ingredient, for example) into a liquid or mixture by moving an implement:
      1. To wake (someone) up.
      2. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited; stir up.
      3. To give rise to; bring about:
      1. To move to a higher position; elevate:
      2. To set in an upright or erect position:
      3. To erect or build:
      1. To build or fuel (a fire).
      2. To set fire to; ignite.
      3. To cause to glow; light up:
      1. To rouse from sleep; waken:
      2. To make aware of:
      3. To stir up (memories, for example).
      1. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited:
      2. To stimulate sexual desire in.
      3. To give rise to (a feeling, for example); stir up:
    See also:

    excite

Another word for awaken

Verb
  1. To arouse another

    See also:

    wake

  2. To excite