French translation of 'rouse'
- (= wake up)
- (from inaction, lethargy)
to rouse o.s.
se réveillerto rouse sb to action
pousser qn à agir
- (= stir up) [crowd, person]
réveillerto rouse sb to anger
réveiller la colère de qn
- (= awaken) [feelings, curiosity, suspicions]
Example Sentences Including 'rouse'
Nellie Jean was a regular visitor but not even she could rouse Roderick from his apathy.Noble Beginnnings
For once the topic, though of his own choosing, failed to rouse him.Doubting Thomas
Already, down in the ward, men of the warband were hurrying toward the stables - messengers, no doubt, to rouse the countryside.A Time of War
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Translation of rouse from the Collins English to French Dictionary