asleep


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  • adj

Synonyms for asleep

sleeping

Synonyms for asleep

in a state of sleep

lacking physical feeling or sensitivity

Synonyms for asleep

in a state of sleep

lacking sensation

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This piece of rudeness was more than Alice could bear: she got up in great disgust, and walked off; the Dormouse fell asleep instantly, and neither of the others took the least notice of her going, though she looked back once or twice, half hoping that they would call after her: the last time she saw them, they were trying to put the Dormouse into the teapot.
Again I awoke in the night, and found Lucy sitting up in bed, still asleep, pointing to the window.
Conscious that the silken girth--if silk it were--was relaxing its hold, she turned aside into the shelter of the maple-trees, and there found a young man asleep by the spring
We will bring the little girl with us, but if you should fall asleep you are too big to be carried.
With a conciliating, apologetic bob of his tail, he trotted on up wind and came upon Skipper on his back, rolled in a blanket so that only his head stuck out, and sound asleep.
In the long intervals of stillness, not even the softly audible breathing of young creatures asleep was to be heard.
Failing asleep as readily as usual, her repose was disturbed by a succession of frightful dreams; the central figure in every one of them being the figure of her dead brother, the first Lord Montbarry.
The comic supplement might bring a pallid smile to my face, and then I would fall asleep.
WHEN Langland fell asleep upon the Malvern Hills he dreamed a wondrous dream.
We prowled around for sheer delight over being there at an unearthly hour when everybody supposed we were sound asleep in our beds.
Perhaps he has fallen asleep over his life-book," she said anxiously, "or become so absorbed in it that he has forgotten the light.
Pinocchio falls asleep with his feet on a foot warmer, and awakens the next day with his feet all burned off
But on the forecastle-head we found three sailors asleep.
I thought our gentlemen would be asleep, but I heard them chattering.
Nutty was wide awake now and full of inquiries; but his companion unfortunately was asleep, and he could not put them to her.