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Sleep

Definition of sleep:

part of speech: participle

Slept.

part of speech: noun

A temporary, normal suspension of consciousness and will, occurring at regular intervals; slumber; rest; figuratively, death.

part of speech: verb

To take rest by relaxation: to become unconscious: to slumber: to rest: to be motionless or inactive: to remain unnoticed: to live thoughtlessly: to be dead: to rest in the grave:- pa. t. and pa. p. slept.

part of speech: participle

Sleeping.

part of speech: verb

To slumber; be inactive or unnoticed; to be dead.

part of speech: noun

Slumber; rest.

part of speech: verb

To take rest in sleep; be motionless or inactive; be dead.

part of speech: verb

To make go away by sleep; as, he slept away his pain; to make pass through sleep; as, she slept the day away; to shake off through sleep; as, he slept off the evil effects of the poison.

part of speech: noun

The state of one who or that which sleeps: slumber: rest.

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