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On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to over-sleeping, such as: bed down, doze, fall asleep, languish, relax, and snooze.

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How to use over-sleeping in a sentence

  • She steals upon your affections like a summer wind breathing softly over sleeping valleys.

    Dream Life | Donald G. Mitchell
  • As the light flooded the copse and threw its halo over sleeping nature, Brigitte's song became more gentle and more melancholy.

    Child of a Century, Complete | Alfred de Musset
  • Genevieve, sustained by her pious solicitude, keeps watch over sleeping Paris.

    Puvis de Chavannes | Francois Crastre
  • When you have been woke up once or twice like that, there ain't much fear of your over-sleeping yourself.

    Redskin and Cow-Boy | G. A. (George Alfred) Henty
  • Poor Abel, as he was called, had an inveterate habit of over-sleeping himself and coming late to his work.

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