awakening

(noun, adjective, verb)

adjective

1. Rousing from sleep, in a natural or a figurative sense; rousing into activity; exciting; as, the awakening city; an awakening discourse; the awakening dawn.

noun

1. the act of waking

- it was an early awakening

Similar word(s): wakening

Definition categories: act, arousal, rousing

verb

1. present participle of awaken