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awakening

a·wak·en·ing

awakening

 
pronunciation:
weI k nIng
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition: emerging.
an awakening sense of guilt
synonyms:
emerging
similar words:
rising
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of waking up from sleep.
synonyms:
rising, waking
similar words:
arousing, rouse
definition 2: a coming to keen awareness or interest.
synonyms:
arousal
similar words:
realization, rouse, stirring, waking
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