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American English: /raʊz/
British English: /raʊz/

Translation of rouse in Spanish:

transitive verb

  • 1 (wake, stir)to rouse somebody (from or out of something)
    despertar a alguien (de algo)
    we tried to rouse him out of his sleep
    tratamos de despertarlo
    Example sentences
    • As he slowly stood up, Jeremy roused from his sleep.
    • Isabella roused from sleep what seemed like an eternity later, disturbed by something she could not identify.
    • He still hadn't roused from his sleep, and she was getting worried.
  • 2 (arouse) the lion is dangerous when roused
    el león es peligroso si se lo provoca
    to rouse somebody to somethinghis speech roused the crowd to a frenzy
    su discurso enardeció or enfervorizó a la multitud
    her constant teasing roused him to fury
    sus constantes burlas lo enfurecieron
    his criticism roused me to action
    sus críticas me movieron a hacer algo
    Example sentences
    • Joe was roused from his sleep by Azara promptly jumping on the bed and pulling on his arm.
    • The morning's first rays of sunlight flooded the tiny tower room, rousing Callista from her sleep.
    • On the other side of him, men, women, and children were rousing themselves from sleep and moving sluggishly to the fire to get warm.
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