Definition of unawakened in US English:



  • Not aware of or roused to particular sensations or feelings.

    • ‘In a late conversation, you desired my thoughts concerning a scriptural and consistent manner of addressing the consciences of unawakened sinners in the course of your ministry.’
    • ‘For ‘if there is a sense of reality’, writes Musil, ‘there must also be a sense of possibility…the possible includes not only the fantasies of people with weak nerves but also the as yet unawakened intentions of God.’’
    • ‘My aims will mostly be self-work, so I'm starting out as an unawakened dabbler.’
    • ‘The ceremony somehow released all of a Master's unawakened power in one go.’
    • ‘The last bit of his unawakened power surged through him.’