English dictionary

woke meaning and definition

WOKE adjective

Definition of woke (adjective)

  1. to be alert to racial prejudice and discrimination.
  2. aware of and actively attentive to important facts and issues (especially issues of racial and social justice)
    • "By the mid-20th century, woke had come to mean 'well-informed' or 'aware'."

 

Source: MeaningMonkey.org