As adjectives the difference between awake and unasleep
is that awake
is not asleep; conscious while unasleep
is (rare) not asleep; awake.
As a verb awake
) to become conscious after having slept.
) (predicative only)
Not asleep; conscious.
(by extension) Alert, aware.
* (conscious) conscious, lucid, wide awake
* (conscious) asleep, unconscious
(label) To become conscious after having slept.
*:Each morning when I awake , I experience again a supreme pleasure - that of being Salvador Dali.
(label) To cause (somebody) to stop sleeping.
*:Thenne she called the heremyte syre Vlfyn I am a gentylwoman that wold speke with the knyght whiche is with yow / Thenne the good man awaked Galahad / & badde hym aryse and speke with a gentylwoman that semeth hath grete nede of yow / Thenne Galahad wente to her & asked her what she wold
(label) to excite or to stir up something latent.
To rouse from a state of inaction or dormancy.
To come out of a state of inaction or dormancy.
*(Edward Augustus Freeman) (1823-1892)
*:The national spirit again awoke .
*(Bible), xv. 34
*:Awake to righteousness, and sin not.
* (to gain consciousness) awaken, wake up,
* (to gain consciousness) fall asleep
* awake to
* wake up
(rare) Not asleep; awake.