adjective \ˈsləm-b(ə-)rəs\

Definition of SLUMBEROUS

:  heavy with sleep :  sleepy
:  inducing slumber :  soporific
:  marked by or suggestive of a state of sleep or lethargy <a slumberous state of peace>

Variants of SLUMBEROUS

slum·ber·ous or slum·brous \ˈsləm-b(ə-)rəs\

Examples of SLUMBEROUS

  1. <parents putting their slumberous children to bed>
  2. <the slumberous murmer of the wind in the trees>

First Known Use of SLUMBEROUS

15th century


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