asleep definition

  • adjective:
    • In a situation of sleep; resting.
    • Inactive; inactive.
    • Indifferent: politicians who are asleep into the needs of these constituents.
    • Numb, specially from reduced blood circulation to a limb: My knee is asleep.
    • Dead.
    • In circumstances of sleep; additionally, generally, resting.
    • Inattentive.
    • Having a numb or prickling sensation accompanied by a qualification of unresponsiveness.
    • dead
    • lifeless
    • lacking sensation
    • in a situation of rest
  • adverb:
    • In or into circumstances of rest.
    • In or into a situation of apathy or indifference.
    • Into circumstances of numbness.
    • Into the sleep associated with the dead.
    • when you look at the rest of demise
    • into a sleeping condition
  • adjective-and-adverb:
    • In circumstances of sleep; in sleep; dormant.
    • into the rest associated with grave; dead.
    • Numbed, and, generally, tingling.
  • others:
    • In or into a situation of rest: since, to-fall asleep.
    • Figuratively— Dead; in or into a state of death: mainly within the Scriptures and spiritual literary works.
    • Dormant; sedentary; idle.
    • Having a peculiar numb sensation, combined with or passing off with a prickly tingling sensation.
    • Nautical, said of sails whenever wind is simply strong enough to distend them and prevent all of them from trembling.

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