Definition of Wakefulness

1. Noun. A periodic state during which you are conscious and aware of the world. "Consciousness during wakefulness in a sane person is pretty well ordered and familiar"




2. Noun. A temporary state in which you are unable (or unwilling) to sleep. "Accept your wakefulness and sleep in its own contrary way is more likely to come"
Exact synonyms: Sleeplessness
Generic synonyms: Temporary State
Derivative terms: Sleepless, Wakeful
Antonyms: Sleepiness

3. Noun. The process of paying close and continuous attention. "Vigilance is especially susceptible to fatigue"
Exact synonyms: Alertness, Vigilance, Watchfulness
Generic synonyms: Attention
Specialized synonyms: Jealousy
Derivative terms: Alert, Vigilant, Wakeful, Watchful

Definition of Wakefulness

1. Noun. The state of being wakeful. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Wakefulness

1. [n -ES]

Medical Definition of Wakefulness

1. A state in which the individual is fully aware of his environment. (12 Dec 1998)

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