Awake in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Awake

Not asleep; conscious. | (figuratively, by extension) Alert, aware. | (intransitive) To become conscious after having slept.

Short Example Sentences for Awake

  • 1. Kept awake all night listening to my story! 🔊
  • 2. He lay awake at night and sweated to think of it. 🔊
  • 3. I lay awake of nights whispering in the darkness for her. 🔊
  • 4. She lay awake for a long time that night, thinking it over. 🔊
  • 5. Habit brought Collie awake early. 🔊
  • 6. If she knew I was awake she might not come any more. 🔊
  • 7. Lying awake in her wide bed, Anne thought it over. 🔊
  • 8. The Maid sprang to her feet, wide awake now in an instant. 🔊
  • 9. He was awake and fuming about the cats and their intolerable yowling. 🔊
  • 10. FAUST Thou wilt awake the jailer with thy cry! 🔊
  • 11. We're still but only half awake to our error. 🔊
  • 12. Do you think they lie awake of nights searching their hearts as we do? 🔊
  • 13. His brother's thoughts resounded in his fully awake brain. 🔊
  • 14. The old woman lay awake a long time that night, thinking it out. 🔊
  • 15. Tom was a very wide awake wary man when engaged on any service. . . 🔊
  • 16. I meant to be awake when the hour that Joe had suggested for rising struck. 🔊
  • 17. It's luxury to stay awake in a comfortable chair with a lot of books around. 🔊

How to use Awake in Sentences?

  • 1. King wondered; but he did not ask that question because his wits were awake again. 🔊
  • 2. But she was awake when her husband came in, and the thin line of light showed. 🔊
  • 3. In this way he remained confounded, not knowing whether he was awake or only dreaming. 🔊
  • 4. Bowles lay awake that night and thought it out, and he saw where he had made his mistake. 🔊
  • 5. A man dragged from his blankets half awake and unfed is never in a pleasant frame of mind. 🔊
  • 6. Below him many nuns were already awake and working on the vegetable gardens, and fruit groves. 🔊
  • 7. A woman is always an interesting subject and I was thoroughly awake to that interest. 🔊
  • 8. For days he had kept awake fearing treachery from Gray if he let sleep overcome him. 🔊
  • 9. But along in the night he awoke, and when Vandaih saw he was awake he lit one of his pipes. 🔊
  • 10. Many who have been kept awake through the night by cold or rheumatism now huddle around the stoves and try to sleep. 🔊
  • 11. She forgave him gladly, and lay awake more than ever thinking out impractical plans for economising. 🔊
  • 12. The boys knew this, and it was their amusement to keep him awake by pelting him with egg-shells and other missiles. 🔊
  • 13. It was the thought of him that had sent the crows to plough furrows on her face; that kept her awake sometimes all through the dreary night. 🔊
  • 14. Long after they were snoring in their blankets, he lay awake calculating how long his provisions would last at such a rate of depletion. 🔊
  • 15. They were both awake by the time the sun rose and by the rime that it was fully light, they had finished eating and made their way into the forest. 🔊
  • 16. Midnight found her lying wide awake and starry-eyed, with her red lips twisted into an oddly inscrutable smile. 🔊
  • 17. And then all of a sudden we were awake again, and you said you were going to show me something funny, and we went out and bought a paper. 🔊
  • 18. In the sway of memory she trembled and started, looking in the great arm-chair like a little bird that the moon keeps awake in its soft nest. 🔊