- 1.1 (wake, stir) to rouse sb (
fromo out ofsth) despertar* a algn ( dealgo) we tried to rouse him out of his sleep tratamos de despertarloMore example sentences1.2 (arouse) provocar* the lion is dangerous when roused el león es peligroso si se lo provocato rouse sb
- 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.
tosth his 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 algoMore 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.
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.