Synonyms for awaken:
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Other synonyms and related words:
spread, conjure, energize, bestir, call down, stimulate, infect, move, affect, enkindle, energise, drive out, send, brace, knock up, excite, invoke, stoke, evoke, have, ignite, arouse, elicit, kindle, provoke, put forward, charge, sting, perk up, generate, conjure up, commove, heat, inflame, call forth, rekindle, awake, revive, reawaken, quicken, fire, force out, bring up, fire up, stir, still, inspire, charge up, stir up, whip up, lash, agitate, instill, raise, touch, engender.
Usage examples for awaken:
- He turned in there, preferring to do so rather than to awaken Mrs. Watson and her family at this hour, though he was anxious to know how his father was feeling. - "Jack of the Pony Express", Frank V. Webster.
- Marian was the first to awaken in the cabin. - "The Blue Envelope", Roy J. Snell.
- " Perhaps one of us had better awaken him," Miss Eyester suggested. - "The Dude Wrangler", Caroline Lockhart.