Awakened - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈweɪkənd|  American pronunciation of the word awakened
Brit.  |əˈweɪkənd|  British pronunciation of the word awakened
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto awaken
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto awaken

adjective

- (somewhat formal) having been waked up

the awakened baby began to cry

Examples

I hate being awakened from a deep sleep by a loud bell.

the awakened baby began to cry

I was awakened by the rumble of a train passing by.

Sleepers were awakened by the sound of a loud crash.

I was awakened by a thunderclap.

He was awakened at an uncivilized hour.

A loud noise awakened her.

His annoyance that he had been awakened so early was evident.

No one likes to be suddenly awakened.

He was awakened by a weird and unearthly moaning.

We were rudely awakened by the storm.

She was awakened by a noise at two in the morning.

Bill slept a little until he was awakened to take his turn on guard.

She had just awakened, her eyes sleepy and her hair tousled.

He was irritated at being awakened so early.

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