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  • adj.dormant
  • adj.asleep

synonyms for sleeping

  • unconscious
  • conked
  • crashed
  • dozing
  • dreaming
  • napping
  • snoozing
  • asleep
  • inactive
  • inert
See also synonyms for: unsleeping
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antonyms for sleeping

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  • waking
  • awake
  • conscious
  • waking
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How to use sleeping in a sentence

Raise your sleeping platform a few inches and utilize that space.
HOW TO BUILD OUT YOUR SUBARU FORESTER FOR $350 OR LESSMADELEINE LAPLANTE-DUBEOCTOBER 15, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
We called her up and got her dos and don’ts for those who want to try their hand at sleeping-pad repair—turning this skeptic into a glue believer.
HOW TO REPAIR YOUR SLEEPING PAD AT HOMEMAREN LARSENOCTOBER 4, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
Deep down, I have always believed that attempting to fix a leaking sleeping pad was a fool’s errand.
HOW TO REPAIR YOUR SLEEPING PAD AT HOMEMAREN LARSENOCTOBER 4, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
These new findings may provide a jumping-off point for sleep researchers to address disordered sleeping habits that can be caused by any number of conditions, including autism spectrum disorder, PTSD, and Alzheimer’s disease, according to Ingiosi.
WHY DO BRAINS NEED SLEEP? THESE ‘TWINKLING’ STAR-SHAPED CELLS MAY HELP US FIND OUTRACHAEL ZISKSEPTEMBER 29, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Throughout the entire trek, he drove the support vehicle that had my sleeping pad and other supplies and met me at every road crossing.
INSIDE AN FKT ATTEMPT ON THE APPALACHIAN TRAILMARTIN FRITZ HUBERSEPTEMBER 3, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
In one study, researchers compared sleeping patterns of 139 students from the University of Colorado Boulder before and after stay-at-home orders moved classes online.
COVID-19 LOCKDOWNS HELPED PEOPLE GET MORE, BUT NOT NECESSARILY BETTER, SLEEPERIN GARCIA DE JESUSJUNE 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
The reveillée of the sleeping Mexicans was the discharge of our two field-pieces loaded with canister.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
In truth, it was so intently engaged with a sleeping seal that it had not observed the approach of the sledge.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
There was a deep silence throughout the whole bivouac; some were sleeping, and those who watched were in no humour for idle chat.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
I have fed and slept at inns, living on the worst of fares and sleeping on the hardest, and hardly the cleanest, of beds.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SLEEPING

  • dormant
  • inactive
  • inoperative
  • quiescent
  • sleeping
  • suspended
  • asleep
  • at ease
  • at rest
  • comfortable
  • crashed
  • dozing
  • dreaming
  • drowsing
  • lounging
  • lying down
  • napping
  • quiet
  • reclining
  • relaxing
  • reposing
  • sleeping
  • snoozing
  • stretched-out
  • taking a break
  • taking it easy
  • unwinding
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.