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See definition of slumbering on Dictionary.com
  • as inasleep
  • as indormant
  • as inquiescent
  • as insleeping

synonyms for slumbering

  • comatose
  • dormant
  • catching some zzz's
  • conked
  • crashed
  • dozing
  • dreaming
  • flaked out
  • getting shut-eye
  • hibernating
  • in dreamland
  • in repose
  • inactive
  • inert
  • napping
  • on the kip
  • out
  • out cold
  • out like a light
  • out of it
  • reposing
  • resting
  • sacked out
  • sleeping
  • snoozing
  • snoring
  • somnolent
  • taking forty winks
  • asleep
  • at rest
  • dormant
  • fallow
  • idle
  • immobile
  • in abeyance
  • inert
  • inoperative
  • latent
  • motionless
  • passive
  • quiet
  • stagnant
  • still
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antonyms for slumbering

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  • attentive
  • awake
  • conscious
  • active
  • alert
  • awake
  • conscious
  • lively
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How to use slumbering in a sentence

Decreased body temperature is associated with deeper slumber.
7 WELLNESS STRATEGIES TO BUILD RESILIENCEBRAD STULBERGJANUARY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
Two, it prevents you from slipping into an extended slumber.
TAKE THE BEST NAPS, WITH SCIENCEJOHN KENNEDYJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
To assess how restful your sleep is, your phone uses its built-in accelerometer, then runs algorithms and statistical analysis to split your slumber up into deep and light periods.
SKIP THE WEARABLES AND TRACK YOUR SLEEP WITH THESE 5 APPSDAVID NIELDJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The app is one of the most comprehensive in terms of analyzing your sleep patterns and making suggestions about how to improve your slumber.
SKIP THE WEARABLES AND TRACK YOUR SLEEP WITH THESE 5 APPSDAVID NIELDJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
With your mobile laid somewhere on your mattress, these apps interpret data about the movements and noises you make while you’re sleeping to assess the quality of your slumber, so you can make changes if you find you’re not getting enough.
SKIP THE WEARABLES AND TRACK YOUR SLEEP WITH THESE 5 APPSDAVID NIELDJANUARY 6, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Beds, in those days, were warmed with copper warming pans, and nightcaps adorned the slumbering heads of both sexes.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The present crisis had stirred a thousand feelings and associations, in Hadria, which had long been slumbering.
THE DAUGHTERS OF DANAUSMONA CAIRD
Ere long, the individuals composing the caravan were slumbering, with the exception of two, the Captain and the guide.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
But she laughs in her night-cap when you have fallen asleep, and hurls imprecations upon your slumbering body.
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
She is tender and gay, too, this young lady who reawakens all your better feelings, who rekindles your slumbering desires.
THE PETTY TROUBLES OF MARRIED LIFE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
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WORDS RELATED TO SLUMBERING

  • asleep
  • at rest
  • dormant
  • fallow
  • idle
  • immobile
  • in abeyance
  • inert
  • inoperative
  • latent
  • motionless
  • passive
  • quiet
  • slumbering
  • stagnant
  • still
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.