What does ASLEEP mean?

Definitions for ASLEEP
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ASLEEP.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. asleep(p)(adj)

    in a state of sleep

    "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"

  2. asleep(p), benumbed, numb(adj)

    lacking sensation

    "my foot is asleep"; "numb with cold"

  3. asleep(p), at peace(p), at rest(p), deceased, departed, gone(adverb)

    dead

    "he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"

  4. asleep(adverb)

    into a sleeping state

    "he fell asleep"

  5. asleep(adverb)

    in the sleep of death

Wiktionary

  1. asleep(Adjective)

    In a state of sleep; also, broadly, resting.

  2. asleep(Adjective)

    Inattentive.

    How could you miss that? Were you asleep?

  3. asleep(Adjective)

    Having a numb or prickling sensation accompanied by a degree of unresponsiveness.

    My arm fell asleep. You know, like pins and needles.

  4. asleep(Adjective)

    dead

Webster Dictionary

  1. Asleep

    in a state of sleep; in sleep; dormant

  2. Asleep

    in the sleep of the grave; dead

  3. Asleep

    numbed, and, usually, tingling

  4. Origin: [Pref. a- + sleep.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Asleep

    a-slēp′, adj. or adv. in sleep: sleeping: in the sleep of death, dead. [Prep. a, and Sleep.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ASLEEP' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4061

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ASLEEP' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2290

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ASLEEP' in Adjectives Frequency: #513

Anagrams for ASLEEP »

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How to pronounce ASLEEP ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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How to say ASLEEP in sign language?

  1. asleep

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ASLEEP in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ASLEEP in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of ASLEEP in a Sentence

  1. Trooper Darren Wright:

    We do suspect the driver fell asleep.

  2. Amy Schumer:

    ‘ If she’s asleep, that’s a no,'.

  3. Adam Scott:

    Fell asleep out there for about 30 minutes.

  4. Tom Zegan:

    Yea, I have dreams. Usually at night when I'm asleep. Why?

  5. American Indian Proverb:

    You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep. Navajo

Images & Illustrations of ASLEEP

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