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WIDE-AWAKE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does wide-awake mean? 

WIDE-AWAKE (adjective)
  The adjective WIDE-AWAKE has 2 senses:

1. fully awake
2. fully alert and watchful

  Familiarity information: WIDE-AWAKE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


WIDE-AWAKE (adjective)


Sense 1wide-awake [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Fully awake

Synonyms:

unsleeping; wide-awake

Context examples:

the unsleeping city / so excited she was wide-awake all night

Similar:

awake (not in a state of sleep; completely conscious)


Sense 2wide-awake [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Fully alert and watchful

Synonyms:

heads-up; wide-awake

Context example:

played heads-up ball

Similar:

alert (very attentive or observant)


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