English adjective: awake
|1.||awake not in a state of sleep; completely conscious|
|Samples||Lay awake thinking about his new job.|
Still not fully awake.
|Similar||astir, awakened, insomniac, sleepless, unsleeping, up, wakeful, waking, watchful, wide-awake|
|See also||alert, aware, cognisant, cognizant, conscious, watchful|
|2.||awake mentally perceptive and responsive|
|Samples||An alert mind.|
Alert to the problems.
Alive to what is going on.
Awake to the dangers of her situation.
Was now awake to the reality of his predicament.
|Similar||aware, cognisant, cognizant|
English verb: awake
|1.||awake (body) stop sleeping|
|Samples||She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock.|
|Synonyms||arouse, awaken, come alive, wake, wake up, waken|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s|
|Broader (hypernym)||change state, turn|
|Entail||catch some Z's, kip, log Z's, sleep, slumber|
|Antonyms||dope off, doze off, drift off, drowse off, fall asleep, flake out, nod off, drop off|