fall asleep, dope off, flake out, drift off, nod off, drop off, doze off, drowse off(verb)
change from a waking to a sleeping state
"he always falls asleep during lectures"
To pass from a state of wakefulness into sleep.
The numerical value of fall asleep in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of fall asleep in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
California is the only state in the union where you can fall asleep under a rose bush in full bloom and freeze to death.
Some patients with a loud faulty valve can even hear the sound of their valve at night when they are trying to fall asleep.
This leaves open the possibility that, in a boring fMRI scanner they have nothing to do to keep them awake and thus fall asleep.
If you’re among the many Americans who are sleep deprived, it probably won’t be difficult for you to fall asleep at the new time.
If you can stop whatever you doing, just about any place and any time of day, and sit down and immediately fall asleep, that's a problem.
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Translations for fall asleep
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- falde i søvnDanish
- entschlafen, einschlafenGerman
- nukkua pois, nukahtaaFinnish
- sovna burtur, sovnaFaroese
- dormire, cadere addormentato, addormentarsiItalian
- 眠りに落ちる, 寝静まる, 寝る, 寝付く, 寝入るJapanese
- خهو لێکهوتنKurdish
- addormio, addormiscoLatin
- in slaap vallen, ontslapen, inslapenDutch
- odchodzić, usypiać, zasnąć, zasypiać, odejść, usnąćPolish
- заснуть, засыпать, опочить, почить, уснутьRussian
- zaspať, usnúť, zosnúťSlovak
- somna, somna in, falla i sömnSwedish
- ngủ gụcVietnamese
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