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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A condition in which one is not quite completely in a resting state in which an individual becomes relatively quiescent and relatively unaware of the environment

Usage examples (32)
  • Somehow the nightmarish half-sleep had rested him.
  • One-Eye croaked, jerked himself out of a half-sleep.
  • Emma's eyes were partly open and fluttered in half-sleep.
  • In her half-sleep, thoughts of her Ted and thoughts of Lady for more
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