HyperDic: come_alive

English > 1 sense of the expression come alive:
VERBbodycome alive, wake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, wakenstop sleeping
English > come alive: 1 sense > verb 1, body
Meaningstop sleeping.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymswake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, waken
Entailssleep, kip, slumber, log Z's, catch some Z'sBe asleep
Broaderchange state, turnUndergo a transformation or a change of position or action
Oppositefall asleep, dope off, flake out, drift off, nod off, drop off, doze off, drowse offchange from a waking to a sleeping state
Spanishdesadormecerse, despabilarse, despertarse, despertar, resucitar
Catalandespertar-se, despertar, excitar, llevar-se

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