Bedeutung von “wake up to sth” — Learner’s Dictionary

wake up to sth

phrasal verb with wake us uk /weɪk/ verb [ I, T ] past tense woke, past participle woken also wake up

to start to understand something that is important:

We need to wake up to the fact that the Earth's resources are limited.

(Definition von “wake up to sth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)