- Opposite words for asleep:
- conscious, awakened, sensible, aware, vital, animate, going, live, alive, functioning, quick, aroused, reawakened, wakeful, feeling, astir, vibrant, up, active, lively, awake, running, vivacious, roused, wide-awake, animated, sensitive, operative, revived, dynamic, wakened, living, breathing, thriving, sleepless.
- Usage samples:
" I was asleep, the first time," he said.
"The After House",Mary Roberts Rinehart.
" It is the child," they thought, still half asleep, and were angry at being disturbed.
"Invisible Links",Selma Lagerlof.
" He is asleep," she told him.
"The Bells of San Juan",Jackson Gregory.
I was dog- tired, and in ten minutes fell fast asleep.
"The Mystery of the Green Ray",William Le Queux.
- " I was asleep, the first time," he said.