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.
  • For many years he made the aspects of life at sea his particular theme, and he contrived to rouse the patriotic enthusiasm of the Danish public as it had never been roused before.
  • While holding this commission, he had the humiliation of witnessing from a distance the sack of Rome and the imprisonment of Clement, without being able to rouse the perfidious duke of Urbino into activity.
  • Natasha asked quickly in a whisper, afraid to move lest she should rouse the dozing baby.