Definition of reawaken in English:


Line breaks: re|awaken
Pronunciation: /riːəˈweɪk(ə)n


(With reference to a feeling or state) emerge or cause to emerge again; awaken again: [no object]: a sense of community started to reawaken in the 1970s [with object]: his departure reawakened deep divisions within the party
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  • Beyond sentimentality and self-indulgence, these backward glances at a naïve landscape awaken - or reawaken - the conservationist within us.
  • The growth of rhetorical criticism in recent years reawakened interest in rhetoric of the Roman empire.
  • As new imaging technologies offer us graphic evidence of the visible humanity of the growing fetus, our moral sentiments may be powerfully awakened or reawakened.

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