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  • as inrapid eye movement
  • as inREM sleep

synonyms for paradoxical sleep

  • REM sleep
  • dreaming sleep
  • rapid-eye-movement sleep
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How to use paradoxical sleep in a sentence

At last Aristide fed him desperately, dandled him eventually to sleep, and returned to an excited pillow.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Punch scratched himself in his sleep, and Judy moaned a little.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
Until we work up some weeks' reserve of water, food and cartridges, I shan't sleep sound.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
The white light of the moon had fallen upon the world like the mystery and the softness of sleep.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
So how do you suppose Yung Pak's mother used to put him to sleep in this land where cradles were unknown?
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
And you know that all babies, especially little babies, sleep a great deal.
OUR LITTLE KOREAN COUSINH. LEE M. PIKE
He would have welcomed instantaneous sleep—ten hours of refreshing, dreamless sleep.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
The morning to sleep, the afternoon to business and the evening to enjoyment, seems the usual routine with the favored classes.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
As it was, Alila and his mother soon grew very tired and closed their eyes in sleep.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
The next morning, Isabel, after little sleep, rose early and went out for a walk.
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WORDS RELATED TO PARADOXICAL SLEEP

  • paradoxical sleep
  • rapid eye movement sleep
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