Sleeping

  • 1 sleeping — [ slipiŋ ] n. m. • 1872; abrév. de l angl. sleeping car, de car « voiture » et sleeping « pour dormir » ♦ Anglic. Vx Voiture couchette. ⇒ wagon lit. Madone des sleepings. ⇒SLEEPING CAR, SLEEPING, subst. masc. CH. DE FER, vieilli. Wagon lit.… …

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  • 2 Sleeping — Sleep ing, a. & n. from {Sleep}. [1913 Webster] {Sleeping car}, a railway car or carrriage, arranged with apartments and berths for sleeping. {Sleeping partner} (Com.), a dormant partner. See under {Dormant}. {Sleeping table} (Mining), a… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 Sleeping — baby lag busy brain co sleeping glazing junk sleep microsleep nap nook prophylactic nap …

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  • 4 sleeping — sleeping; un·sleeping; …

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  • 5 sleeping — index dormant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 6 sleeping — {{/stl 13}}{{stl 7}}[wym. sliping]{{/stl 7}}{{stl 17}}ZOB. {{/stl 17}}{{stl 7}}sliping {{/stl 7}} …

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  • 7 sleeping — /slee ping/, n. 1. the condition of being asleep. adj. 2. asleep. 3. of, pertaining to, or having accommodations for sleeping: a sleeping compartment. 4. used to sleep in or on: a sleeping jacket. 5. used to induce or aid sleep or while asleep:… …

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  • 8 sleeping — [[t]sli͟ːpɪŋ[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n You use sleeping to describe places where people sleep or things concerned with where people sleep. → See also sleep On the top floor we have sleeping quarters for women and children. ...investigations of people s… …

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  • 9 sleeping — sleeping1 (ingl.; pronunc. [eslípin]) m. Forma apocopada de «sleeping car». sleeping2 (del ingl. «sleeping bag»; pronunc. [eslípin]; Bol., Col., Ec., Guat., Méj., Pan., Perú, P. Rico, R. Dom., Salv.) m. *Saco de dormir …

    Enciclopedia Universal

  • 10 sleeping — /ˈslipɪŋ/ (say sleeping) noun 1. condition of being asleep. –adjective 2. that sleeps. 3. used for sleeping …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 11 Sleeping — Sleep Sleep, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Slept}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sleeping}.] [OE. slepen, AS. sl?pan; akin to OFries. sl?pa, OS. sl[=a]pan, D. slapen, OHG. sl[=a]fan, G. schlafen, Goth. sl?pan, and G. schlaff slack, loose, and L. labi to glide, slide,… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 sleeping — adj. Sleeping is used with these nouns: ↑accommodation, ↑arrangement, ↑baby, ↑bag, ↑car, ↑compartment, ↑figure, ↑form, ↑habit, ↑infant, ↑mat, ↑pad, ↑ …

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  • 13 sleeping — n 1. slumber, repose. See sleep(def. 6). adj 2. asleep, sound asleep, Med. soporose, soporous; resting, reposing, slumbering, dozing, drowsing, Inf. snoozing, somnolent; napping, catnapping; oversleeping, late sleeping. 3. dormant, inactive,… …

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  • 14 sleeping — {{#}}{{LM SynS42635}}{{〓}} {{\}}SINÓNIMOS Y ANTÓNIMOS:{{/}} {{[}}sleeping{{]}} {{■}}(ing.){{□}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} {{※}}esp. mer.{{¤}} = saco de dormir …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 15 sleeping — I noun 1. the state of being asleep (Freq. 1) • Ant: ↑waking • Derivationally related forms: ↑sleep • Hypernyms: ↑sleep, ↑slumber …

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  • 16 sleeping — 1. adjective a) asleep b) used for sleep; used to produce sleep. 2. noun the state or act of being asleep …

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  • 17 sleeping — Synonyms and related words: abeyant, apathetic, asleep, asleep in Jesus, at rest, bereft of life, between the lines, breathless, called home, carrion, cataleptic, catatonic, comatose, covert, croaked, cryptic, dead, dead and gone, dead asleep,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 sleeping — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. dormant, inert, inactive; see asleep . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. In a state of sleep: asleep, unawake. Idioms: dead to the world, fast (or sound) asleep, in a sound (or wakeless) sleep, out like a light.… …

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  • 19 sleeping — [wym. sliping] m III, D. u, N. sleepinggiem; lm M. i → sliping …

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  • 20 sleeping — sb. == sleep. 1576 B …

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