What does hibernating mean?

Definitions for hibernating

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dormant, hibernating(a), torpid(adj)

    in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation

    "dormant buds"; "a hibernating bear"; "torpid frogs"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hibernating

    of Hibernate


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hibernating in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hibernating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anne Morrow Lindbergh:

    Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me.

  2. Mayor Paul Esser:

    It just underscores the whole dilemma with this thing, there is an issue with how we treat this animal ... he should be hibernating and not on display.

  3. Ivan Vicente:

    It's almost like a bear hibernating in a cave, they do sleep for over a whole day. When they do wake up, there's very minor movements and very little activity, and then they just go back to sleep.

  4. Seth Winter:

    It sounds a little bit distorted or perverse, whatever the appropriate word is, but it just raises awareness that there are Olympic Games going on in South America and you'd have to be hibernating under a rock not to understand that.

  5. Jorge Celestino:

    The emissions are totally in line with requirements at the refinery, the project is not hibernating, it's moving forward, and based on the conversations we've had (with the government) we are very optimistic that we will be processing more very shortly.

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