Slumberless Slum"ber*less, a. Without slumber; sleepless. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • slumberless — adjective Without slumber; sleepless, unsleeping. Sunday is gloomy / My hours are slumberless / Dearest, the shadows I live with are numberless …   Wiktionary

  • slumberless — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Marked by an absence of sleep: sleepless, wakeful. See AWARENESS …   English dictionary for students

  • slumberless — slumˈberless adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑slumber …   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

  • insomniac — Synonyms and related words: alertness, all night vigil, consciousness, insomnia, insomnious, insomnolence, insomnolency, lidless vigil, restless, restlessness, sentience, sleepless, sleeplessness, slumberless, tossing and turning, unsleeping,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • restless — Synonyms and related words: adrift, afloat, agitated, alternating, amorphous, antsy, antsy pantsy, anxious, apprehensive, beefing, bellyaching, bitching, breathless, bustling, capricious, chafing, changeable, changeful, complaining, complaintful …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sleepless — Synonyms and related words: Argus eyed, agile, alert, alive, all ears, all eyes, ardent, assiduous, attentive, aux aguets, awake, bright, constant, continuing, custodial, diligent, disturbed, dogged, eagle eyed, enduring, energetic, faithful,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • wakeful — Synonyms and related words: agile, alert, alive, attentive, awake, bright, insomniac, insomnious, keen, nimble, on the, on the alert, on the ball, on the job, prompt, qui vive, quick, ready, restless, sharp, sleepless, slumberless, smart,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • sleepless — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. wakeful, insomniac, restless; alert, vigilant. See care, activity. Ant., somnolent. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. wakeful, insomnious, insomniac; see restless 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a.… …   English dictionary for students

  • wakeful — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. alert, watchful, on guard, on the qui vive, vigilant; restless, sleepless, insomniac. See care, activity. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Watchful] Syn. alert, vigilant, wary; see careful . 2. [Restless] …   English dictionary for students

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