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sleepwalk

intransitive verb sleep·walk \ˈslēp-ˌwk\

: to walk around while you are asleep

Full Definition of SLEEPWALK

1
:  to walk while or as if while asleep
2
:  to proceed in a passive often lethargic manner <sleepwalked through the workday>
sleepwalk noun
sleep·walk·er \-ˌw-kər\ noun
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First Known Use of SLEEPWALK

1842
SLEEPWALKING Defined for Kids

sleepwalk

verb sleep·walk \ˈslēp-ˌwk\
sleep·walkedsleep·walk·ing

Definition of SLEEPWALK for Kids

:  to walk about while asleep
sleep·walk·er \-ˌw-kər\ noun

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