HyperDic: wake_up

English > 2 senses of the expression wake up:
VERBbodywake up, awaken, wake, waken, rouse, arousecause to become awake or conscious
bodywake up, awake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, wakenstop sleeping
English > wake up: 2 senses > verb 1, body
MeaningCause to become awake or conscious.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Synonymsawaken, wake, waken, rouse, arouse
Narrowerbring to, bring back, bring round, bring aroundReturn to consciousness
callrouse somebody from sleep with a call
reawakenawaken once again
Broaderchange, alter, modifyCause to change
Oppositecause to sleepmake fall asleep
Spanishdespertarse, despertar
Catalandespertar-se, despertar
English > wake up: 2 senses > verb 2, body
Meaningstop sleeping.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymsawake, arouse, awaken, wake, come alive, 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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