Translation of "wake up to sth" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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wake up to sth

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

to start to understand that a situation or problem exists

Governments are finally waking up to the fact that the environment should be cleaned up. 各国政府终于开始意识到应该整治环境这个事实。

(Translation of “wake up to sth” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)