What does Sleeping mean?

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

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

Wiktionary

  1. sleeping(Noun)

    the state or act of being asleep.

  2. sleeping(Adjective)

    asleep

  3. sleeping(Adjective)

    used for sleep; used to produce sleep.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sleeping

    of Sleep

  2. Sleeping

    a. & n. from Sleep

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

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

How to pronounce Sleeping?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Sleeping in sign language?

  1. sleeping

Numerology

  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. Michael Jones:

    Jones said he had tried medication before, but preferred to treat his sleeping issues without drugs. I liked the idea of acupuncture because it’s been around for thousands of years, principally in Asia and it’s not a pill … so, it’s a good natural kind of thing that’s got real science behind it actually so that’s why I was interested in it.

  2. Esau Sinnok:

    I live with my grandparents in a blue house in Shishmaref, and that is almost on the edge of the island, whenever there's a storm and big waves, we hear that when we're sleeping.

  3. Rownak Khan:

    The earthquake has caused unimaginable destruction, hospitals are overflowing, water is scarce, bodies are still buried under the rubble and people are still sleeping in the open. This is a perfect breeding ground for disease.

  4. Gwyneth Paltrow:

    He’s not the first person to lie about sleeping with someone, but he used the lie as an assault weapon.

  5. Abdul Halim al-Attar:

    It was Reem, the way she looks sleeping on my shoulder. Her face. She seems so innocent.

Images & Illustrations of Sleeping

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    not transmitting or reflecting light or radiant energy; impenetrable to sight
    • A. opaque
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