wakeful

All Adjective Noun
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  • She kept wakeful throughout the night, as she had done through many another. Cited from Indian Lily and Other Stories,by Hermann Sudermann
  • But he called me to his side and kept me wakeful for a while yet. Cited from Hira Singh, by Talbot Mundy
  • Upon what were my thoughts occupied during the wakeful hours of the night? Cited from A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females, by Harvey Newcomb
  • After doing this she passed a wakeful night which seemed as if it would never end. Cited from An Egyptian Princess, by Georg Ebers, v6
  • These were all wakeful enough, the latter perhaps even more so than any of the others. Cited from The Log of the Flying Fish, by Harry Collingwood
  • I grew more and more wakeful, and lay and thought of a thousand things. Cited from Hunger, by Knut Hamsun
  • I can only give you peace and a wakeful silence hidden in the dark. Cited from The Fugitive, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • I only knew that it was very strange, and kept me wakeful. Cited from Moon Endureth [Tales/Fancies], by John Buchan
  • In these duties, his wakeful eye was kept open the greatest part of the night. Cited from The Scottish Chiefs, by Miss Jane Porter
  • How were my thoughts employed during the wakeful hours of the night? Cited from A Practical Directory for Young Christian Females, by Harvey Newcomb
  • But I was wakeful now and my mind was sharp- set on many things. Cited from Greenmantle, by John Buchan
  • He spent a wakeful night, and was glad when morning came and he could return to his work. Cited from At the Time Appointed, by A. Maynard Barbour
  • Yet wakeful and watching men may be as silent as those who sleep. Cited from Princess Maritza, by Percy Brebner
  • He was wakeful that night till a later hour than usual. Cited from In Old Kentucky, by Edward Marshall and Charles T. Dazey
  • It all left him very wakeful, for his head began to work upon this scheme and that. Cited from The Story of a Play, by W. D. Howells
  • And now that he was sitting before her she could see that he had indeed been wakeful for a long time. Cited from Gunman's Reckoning, by Max Brand
  • How did I get through the weary and wakeful hours of the day? Cited from The Guilty River, by Wilkie Collins
  • In these long wakeful nights the dying man thought much of his wife. Cited from Charlotte's Inheritance, by M. E. Braddon
  • "Why sit you here, my son, wakeful and alone and the hour so late?" Cited from Beltane The Smith, by Jeffery Farnol
  • Consciousness of it influenced every moment of her day and kept her wakeful far into the night. Cited from Saturday's Child, by Kathleen Norris
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