Definition of 'wake up'
Example sentences containing 'wake-up'
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she told herself as she headed into her office to make the necessary wake-up calls. CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)I can't even get a wake-up hit now,'cause I blasted myself sideways last night. ICED (2001)There he checked into a small motel, paying cash in advance for his room and putting in a wake-up call. A SONG AT TWILIGHT (2001)
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Translations for 'wake up'
British English: wake up /weɪk ʌp/ VERB
When you wake up, you become conscious again after being asleep.
It's lovely to wake up every morning and see a blue sky.
- American English: wake up
- Arabic: يَسْتَيْقِظُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: acordar
- Chinese: 醒来
- Croatian: probuditi se
- Czech: probudit se
- Danish: vågne
- Dutch: wakker worden
- European Spanish: despertarse
- Finnish: herätä
- French: se réveiller
- German: aufwachen
- Greek: ξυπνώ
- Italian: svegliarsi
- Japanese: 目が覚める
- Korean: 잠에서 깨다
- Norwegian: våkne (opp)
- Polish: obudzić się
- European Portuguese: acordar
- Romanian: a se trezi
- Russian: просыпаться
- Spanish: despertarse
- Swedish: vakna
- Thai: ตื่นขึ้น
- Turkish: uyanmak
- Ukrainian: прокидатися
- Vietnamese: thức giấc
Definition of wake up from the Collins English Dictionary
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