Definition of wakefulness


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • wakefulness is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 21 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • wakefulness is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 24 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of wakefulness

  • a temporary state in which you are unable (or unwilling) to sleep (noun)

    Examples

    1. accept your wakefulness and sleep in its own contrary way is more likely to come

    Synonyms

    1. sleeplessness

  • the process of paying close and continuous attention (noun)

    Examples

    1. wakefulness, watchfulness, and bellicosity make a good hunter

    Synonyms

    1. alertness
    2. vigilance
    3. watchfulness

  • a periodic state during which you are conscious and aware of the world (noun)

    Examples

    1. consciousness during wakefulness in a sane person is pretty well ordered and familiar

See definition of wakefulness in Merriam Webster