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awake

adjective  us   /əˈweɪk/
not sleeping: If I drink coffee late in the day, I can’t sleep and stay awake all night.

awake

verb [I/T]  us   /əˈweɪk/ (past tense awoke  /əˈwoʊk/ or awaked, past participle awoken  /əˈwoʊ·kən/ )
to stop sleeping, or to cause someone to stop sleeping: [I] I awoke at 7, as usual.
Translations of “awake”
in Arabic مُسْتَيْقِظ…
in Korean 잠이깬…
in Malaysian jaga…
in French (se) réveiller, (s’)éveiller…
in Italian sveglio, desto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 醒着的…
in Vietnamese thức giấc…
in Spanish despertar(se)…
in Portuguese acordado, desperto…
in Thai ตื่น…
in German aufwecken, aufwachen…
in Catalan despert…
in Japanese 目覚めている, 起きている…
in Indonesian bangun…
in Chinese (Simplified) 醒着的…
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