Synonyms for wakeful:
Other synonyms and related words:
lightsome, insomniac, keen-sighted, wary, clear, sluttish, awake, lite, circumspect, tripping, low-cal, with-it, unaccented, wanton, sharp-eyed, lightheaded, up, weak, swooning, sleepless, unclouded, promiscuous, insomnia, careful, quick-sighted, observant, waking, clean, cautious, sharp-sighted, faint, lynx-eyed, wide-awake, restless, on the alert, idle, consciousness, conscious, hawk-eyed, alive, Slumberless, loose, easy, unsleeping.
alert, restless (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Usage examples for wakeful:
- And, in truth, this was a needful plan; for if one had stayed wakeful to keep a watch for the other, then had our sleep taken us double hours; and this thing might not be, else should our food be done, and we to be twice so long as need be, ere ever we did come unto the refuge of the Mighty Pyramid; and I utter wearied and anxious of the heart and spirit that I bring Mine Own soon unto the safety and glory of my Mighty Home, and so free from the Destruction that did hang above our two souls for ever in that Land, and the peril that did be everywhere, save in the Last Redoubt. - "The Night Land", William Hope Hodgson.
- Madam Wetherill had been rather wakeful. - "A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia", Amanda Minnie Douglas.
- Her face showed plain signs, poor soul, of a wakeful and tearful night. - "Jezebel's Daughter", Wilkie Collins.