slumbrous
adjective see slumberous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Slumbrous — Slum brous, a. Slumberous. Keats. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • slumbrous — adjective 1. quiet and tranquil a slumberous June morning • Syn: ↑slumberous • Similar to: ↑restful, ↑reposeful, ↑relaxing • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • slumbrous — slumber literary ► VERB ▪ sleep. ► NOUN ▪ a sleep. DERIVATIVES slumberous (also slumbrous) adjective. ORIGIN alteration of Scots and northern English sloom, in the same sense …   English terms dictionary

  • slumbrous — adjective slumberous. Night is worn …   Wiktionary

  • slumbrous — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective See slumberous …   English dictionary for students

  • slumbrous — slum·brous …   English syllables

  • slumberous — adjective 1. quiet and tranquil a slumberous June morning • Syn: ↑slumbrous • Similar to: ↑restful, ↑reposeful, ↑relaxing • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • slumbery — adjective inclined to or marked by drowsiness slumberous (or slumbrous) eyes slumbery is archaic the sound had a somnolent effect • Syn: ↑slumberous, ↑slumbrous, ↑somnolent • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • slumberous — or slumbrous adjective Date: 15th century 1. heavy with sleep ; sleepy 2. inducing slumber ; soporific 3. marked by or suggestive of a state of sleep or lethargy < a slumberous state of peace > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ern Malley — Ernest Lalor Ern Malley (April 14, 1918 July 23, 1943) was a fictitious poet and the central figure in Australia s most celebrated literary hoax. He has become one of the best known names in the history of Australian poetry.The storyAccording to… …   Wikipedia

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