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waken

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈweɪ.kən/ formal
to (cause to) wake from sleep: I shook him but he didn't waken. Waken me at 7.00, would you?
Translations of “waken”
in Chinese (Traditional) 醒來, 叫醒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 醒来, 叫醒…
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