Wake Meaning

There are 9 meaning(s) for word Wake

Wake Meaning 1 : the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event)

    Example : in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured

    Synonyms : aftermath,  backwash
Wake Meaning 2 : stop sleeping

    Synonyms : arouse,  awake,  awaken,  come alive,  wake up,  waken
Wake Meaning 3 : a vigil held over a corpse the night before burial

    Example : there's no weeping at an Irish wake

    Synonyms : viewing
Wake Meaning 4 : the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward

    Example : the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe

    Synonyms : backwash
Wake Meaning 5 : cause to become awake or conscious

    Example : Please wake me at 6 AM.

    Synonyms : arouse,  awaken,  rouse,  wake up,  waken
Wake Meaning 6 : arouse or excite feelings and passions

    Synonyms : fire up,  heat,  ignite,  inflame,  stir up
Wake Meaning 7 : an island in the western Pacific between Guam and Hawaii

    Synonyms : wake island
Wake Meaning 8 : be awake, be alert, be there

Wake Meaning 9 : make aware of

Wake Antonyms

How to Pronounce Wake

  • weɪk