wake

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Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
wake

Third person singular
wakes

Simple past
woke

Past participle
woken

Present participle
waking

  1. (intransitive) If you wake up, you stop sleeping.
    I woke up early to catch the bus.
    I woke up at four o'clock this morning.
  2. (transitive) If someone or something wakes you up, they make you stop sleeping.
    Could you please wake Donald up?
    The alarm clock woke me up.

Noun[change]

Singular
wake

Plural
wakes