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Synonyms of 'awaken'

(verb) 
Definition
to awake
He was snoring when I awakened him.
Synonyms
awake
I awoke to the sound of the wind in the trees.
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wake
Seeing his childhood home cheered him as it woke beautiful memories.
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wake up
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revive
They tried in vain to revive him.
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arouse
We were aroused from our sleep by a knocking at the door.
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of arouse
Definition
to awaken from sleep
We were aroused from our sleep by a knocking at the door.
Synonyms
wake up,
in the sense of revive
Definition
to bring or be brought back to life, consciousness, or strength
They tried in vain to revive him.
Synonyms
bring round,
bring back to life
in the sense of rouse
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