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sleep

 
 
pronunciation:
slip
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: sleeps, sleeping, slept
definition: to be in a state of rest for the body and mind. When people sleep, their eyes are closed and they are not conscious.
I try to sleep eight hours a night.
 
similar words:
rest
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part of speech: noun
definition: a state or period of rest for the body and mind.
He needs eight hours of sleep each night.
synonyms:
nap
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  • sleepy:
    feeling a need for sleep; tired.
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