This emerging model is now big and disruptive (颠覆性的) enough for regulators and companies to have woken up to it
She'd wake up early, turn on her laptop and chat on Internet dating sites and instant-messaging programs – leaving her bed for only brief intervals.
These changes have cleared up much of the confusion and conflict that followed in the wake of 1976 legislation.
He was very friendly, after I woke up that is.
1. the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic event);"the aftermath of war""in the wake of the accident no one knew how many had been injured"
2. the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward;"the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe"
3. a vigil held over a corpse the night before burial;"there's no weeping at an Irish wake"
1. be awake, be alert, be there
2. stop sleeping;"She woke up to the sound of the alarm clock"
3. arouse or excite feelings and passions;"The ostentatious way of living of the rich ignites the hatred of the poor""The refugees' fate stirred up compassion around the world""Wake old feelings of hatred"
4. make aware of;"His words woke us to terrible facts of the situation"
5. cause to become awake or conscious;"He was roused by the drunken men in the street""Please wake me at 6 AM."