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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Woke up after the appointed time.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used without object) : He overslept and missed his train
  • Verb (used with object) : She had overslept her usual time of arising. ,Of all mornings to oversleep myself!
  • This has got to be the second time I've "overslept" ..
  • This man overslept and didn't get to work on time. for more
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