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Another word for waken

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Verb
  1. To cease sleeping

      1. To cause to come out of sleep; awaken.
      2. To come out of sleep or a state like or suggestive of sleep, as a stupor or trance; awake
      3. To cease to sleep; become awake:
      1. To use an implement to move or rearrange the fuel in (a fire) to increase light or heat.
      2. To begin to show signs of activity; begin to come to life
      3. To pass an implement through (a liquid, for example), usually in circular motions, so as to mix or cool the contents:
      1. To give rise to; bring about:
      2. To cause (game) to rise from cover, come out of a lair, etc.; stir up to flight or attack
      3. To cause to come out of a state of sleep, repose, unconsciousness, etc.; wake
      1. To cause to wake up:
      2. (Intransitive) To stop sleeping.
      3. To awake; wake up; rouse
      1. To come out of sleep; wake
      2. To rouse from inactivity; stir up
      3. To wake up.
      1. To stir, as to action or strong feeling
      2. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited:
      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 move or pass (an implement) through a liquid in order to mix or cool the contents:
      2. To pass an implement through (a liquid, for example), usually in circular motions, so as to mix or cool the contents:
      3. To use an implement to move or rearrange the fuel in (a fire) to increase light or heat.
      1. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited; stir up.
      2. To cause (game) to rise from cover, come out of a lair, etc.; stir up to flight or attack
      3. To give rise to; bring about:
      1. To voice; utter:
      2. To bring about; provoke:
      3. To stir up; instigate:
      1. To build or fuel (a fire).
      2. To become excited
      3. To give birth to young. Used especially of rabbits.
      1. To cause (someone) to become aware; alert or enlighten:
      2. To become aware of something:
      3. To awake; wake up; rouse
      1. To cause (somebody) to stop sleeping.
      2. To become aware or cognizant:
      3. To rouse from inactivity; stir up
      1. To give rise to (a feeling, for example); stir up:
      2. To stir, as to action or strong feeling
      3. To cause (someone) to be active, attentive, or excited:
    See also:

    excite