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Overview of adj wakeful

The adj wakeful has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (5) argus-eyed, open-eyed, vigilant, wakeful

(carefully observant or attentive; on the lookout for possible danger; "a policy of open-eyed awareness"; "the vigilant eye of the town watch"; "there was a watchful dignity in the room"; "a watchful parent with a toddler in tow")

2. light, wakeful

((of sleep) easily disturbed; "in a light doze"; "a light sleeper"; "a restless wakeful night")

3. waking, wakeful

(marked by full consciousness or alertness; "worked every moment of my waking hours")

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