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wake1 to emerge from sleep (often fol. by "up"). [8 definitions]
wake2 the track of waves left by something that is moving through water. [2 definitions]
wakeboard a board with foot bindings, shorter and wider than a snowboard, on which one rides standing sideways while being towed by a motor boat.
wakeboarding recreational or competitive use of a wakeboard.
wakeful not ready or able to sleep. [3 definitions]
wakeless (of sleep) unbroken; undisturbed; sound.
waken to cause to stop sleeping; awake. [3 definitions]
wakening the act of waking up or ceasing to sleep.
wake-robin any of various plants related to the arums, such as the cuckoopint. [2 definitions]
wake up to stop sleeping. [2 definitions]
Waldorf salad a salad made from diced raw apples, celery, mayonnaise, nuts, and sometimes raisins.
wale one of the vertical ribs or ridges on the surface of a fabric, esp. corduroy. [4 definitions]
Wales a division of the United Kingdom in southwestern Great Britain.
walk to move at a moderate pace by steps. [14 definitions]
walkable combined form of walk.
walkabout a brief return to nomadic life periodically undertaken by an Australian aborigine as a respite from work. [2 definitions]
walk a tightrope to keep a difficult balance or middle position between opposed people, choices, or the like.
walkaway an easily won victory or contest.
walk away with to win or obtain unexpectedly or easily.
walker a person who walks, esp. regularly or with enjoyment. [2 definitions]
walkie-talkie a small, battery-powered radio set that transmits and receives, readily carried by one person.