woke Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"woke" in American English

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 us   /woʊk/
past simple ofwake
(Definition of woke from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"woke" in British English

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uk   /wəʊk/  us   /woʊk/
past simple of wake verb
(Definition of woke from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “woke”
in Arabic wake الفِعل الماضي مِن…
in Korean “wake”의 과거형…
in Portuguese passado de “wake”…
in Catalan passat de “wake”…
in Japanese “wake” の過去形…
in Chinese (Simplified) 停止睡眠…
in Turkish uyanmak' fiilinin 2. hâli…
in Russian прош. вр. гл. wake…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停止睡眠…
in Italian passato semplice di “wake”…
in Polish -…
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