Definition of awakening:
- of Awaken
- Rousing from sleep, in a natural or a figurative sense; rousing into activity; exciting; as, the awakening city; an awakening discourse; the awakening dawn.
- The act of awaking, or ceasing to sleep. Specifically: A revival of religion, or more general attention to religious matters than usual.
- "Psycho-Phone Messages", Francis Grierson.
- "Banked Fires", E. W. (Ethel Winifred) Savi.
- "Brewster's Millions", George Barr McCutcheon.