Definition of woke up in English:

woke up

adjective

Regional, US
non-standard
  • Awake; that has not gone to sleep or has been woken up. Also figurative and in figurative context: in a state of awareness; alert, well-informed.

Origin

Late 19th century. From woke, past participle of wake + up, after to wake up at wake.

Pronunciation

woke up

/ˌwəʊk ˈʌp/