Definition of rewaken in US English:

rewaken

verb

  • with object To waken again from sleep. Frequently figurative. Occasionally without object. Compare rewake, "reawaken".

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Troylus & Creseyde. From re- + waken.

Pronunciation

rewaken

/ˌriːˈweɪk(ə)n/