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awaken (sth) in sb

phrasal verb with awaken /əˈweɪ.kən/ verb [I or T] literary
If a wish, interest or emotion awakens or is awakened in you, you notice it for the first time
唤起(或激起)某人的(欲望、兴趣、情绪等)
My holiday in Paris awakened a passion for French food in me.
在巴黎度假使我迷上了法国菜。
Causing things to happen
Translations of “awaken (sth) in sb”
in Chinese (Traditional) 喚起(或激起)某人的(慾望、興趣、情緒等)…
(Definition of awaken (sth) in sb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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