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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have entered a state of sleep in the past.

Usage examples (40)
  • In spite of the noise, she slept all night long.
  • Verb (used without object) : While England slept, Germany prepared for war. ,They are sleeping in their tombs
  • Verb (used with object) : He slept the sleep of the innocent. ,This trailer sleeps three people. ,to sleep the day away
  • Noun : a brief sleep for more
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