waking

Definitions of waking
1

adj marked by full consciousness or alertness

“worked every moment of my waking hours”
Synonyms:
wakeful
awake
not in a state of sleep; completely conscious

n the state of remaining awake

“days of danger and nights of waking
Antonyms:
sleeping
the state of being asleep
Types:
wakefulness
a periodic state during which you are conscious and aware of the world
arousal
awakening from sleep
vigil
a period of sleeplessness
Type of:
consciousness
an alert cognitive state in which you are aware of yourself and your situation

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