What does Sleeping mean?

Definitions for Sleeping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleeping(noun)

    the state of being asleep

  2. quiescence, quiescency, dormancy, sleeping(noun)

    quiet and inactive restfulness

  3. sleeping(adj)

    the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate

  4. dormant(ip), sleeping(adj)

    lying with head on paws as if sleeping


  1. sleeping(Noun)

    the state or act of being asleep.

  2. sleeping(Adjective)


  3. sleeping(Adjective)

    used for sleep; used to produce sleep.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sleeping

    of Sleep

  2. Sleeping

    a. & n. from Sleep

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Sleeping' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3405

How to pronounce Sleeping?

  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sleeping in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Sleeping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Sleeping in a Sentence

  1. Steve Soboroff:

    I would have trouble sleeping at night if I was keeping L.A. from getting cameras.

  2. Jennifer Lopez:

    I am busy and they know it, and they know part of their job is helping me get sleep. If Im sleeping in, theyre very quiet, like, Mommy needs to sleep ! She worked late last night ! Were a team.

  3. Singer Avril Laigne:

    It took a few years of heavy medication... I'm feeling good and every year I just get stronger and stronger. I have to keep on top of my health and it just comes down to eating well, sleeping well, having a good balance, healthy lifestyle. I still get days where I'm like,' ugh,' but so does everyone.

  4. Margot Putukian:

    If someone is withdrawn or isolating or not spending time with their friends and having difficulty sleeping and it persists, then you have to be concerned.

  5. Josephine Briggs:

    Use of conventional sleeping pills, like benzodiazepines, is of some concern, melatonin is a product that has a good safety profile.

Images & Illustrations of Sleeping

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