Slumberer
Slumberer Slum"ber*er, n. One who slumbers; a sleeper. [1913 Webster]

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  • slumberer — noun see slumber I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • slumberer — See slumber. * * * …   Universalium

  • slumberer — noun One who slumbers; a sleeper …   Wiktionary

  • slumberer — n. one who sleeps; lazy indolent person …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slumberer — slum·ber·er …   English syllables

  • slumberer — noun a rester who is sleeping • Syn: ↑sleeper • Derivationally related forms: ↑slumber, ↑sleep (for: ↑sleeper) • Hypernyms: ↑rester …   Useful english dictionary

  • slumber — slumberer, n. slumberless, adj. /slum beuhr/, v.i. 1. to sleep, esp. lightly; doze; drowse. 2. to be in a state of inactivity, negligence, quiescence, or calm: Vesuvius is slumbering. v.t. 3. to spend or pass (time) in slumbering (often fol. by… …   Universalium

  • Inactivity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Inactivity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 inactivity inactivity Sgm: N 1 inaction inaction &c. 681 Sgm: N 1 inertness inertness &c. 172 Sgm: N 1 obstinacy obstinacy &c. 606 GRP: N 2 …   English dictionary for students

  • Eleotris dormatrix — Sleeper Sleep er, n. 1. One who sleeps; a slumberer; hence, a drone, or lazy person. [1913 Webster] 2. That which lies dormant, as a law. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] 3. A sleeping car. [Colloq. U.S.] [1913 Webster] 4. (Zo[ o]l.) An animal that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sleeper — Sleep er, n. 1. One who sleeps; a slumberer; hence, a drone, or lazy person. [1913 Webster] 2. That which lies dormant, as a law. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] 3. A sleeping car. [Colloq. U.S.] [1913 Webster] 4. (Zo[ o]l.) An animal that… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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