[v] stop sleeping; "She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock" [v] cause to become awake or conscious; "He was roused by the drunken men in the street"; "Please wake me at 6 AM." [v] make aware; "They were awakened to the sad facts"
arouse, awake, come alive, rouse, wake, wake up, waken
cause to sleep, dope off, doze off, drift off, drop off, drowse off, fall asleep, flake out, nod off
alert, annoy, arouse, awake, awaken to, be begotten, be born, be incarnated, become alive to, become aware of, become conscious of, bestir, blow the coals, blow up, break the spell, burst the bubble, call forth, call up, challenge, come alive, come into b