waking up

noun
the act of waking (Freq. 1)
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it was an early awakening

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it was the waking up he hated most

Syn: ↑awakening, ↑wakening
Derivationally related forms: ↑waken (for: ↑wakening), ↑awaken (for: ↑awakening)
Hypernyms: ↑arousal, ↑rousing
Hyponyms: ↑reveille

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