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noun as in insomnia

noun as in nerves


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Rates of sleeplessness was weighted twice that of medication rates to put a statistical precedence on total lack of sleep.

Hours of pain and sleeplessness were passed, yet he rose on Wednesday and went out several times to the garden.

But he immediately put this idea aside as a frenzy, generated by the fever of fatigue and sleeplessness.

By dawn the feverish, excited sleeplessness in his brain had driven him on and on to one last, supremely fantastic impulse.

Sleeplessness is another great enemy at heights, and most of the party I found slept very poorly at the highest camp.

In Babylonia this evil spirit might also cause sleeplessness or death by hovering near a bed.

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On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sleeplessness, such as: restlessness, indisposition, stress, tension, vigil, and vigilance.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.