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slumberous

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

Definition of slumberous

  1. 1 :  heavy with sleep :  sleepy

  2. 2 :  inducing slumber :  soporific

  3. 3 :  marked by or suggestive of a state of sleep or lethargy <a slumberous state of peace>



Examples of slumberous in a sentence

  1. <parents putting their slumberous children to bed>

  2. <the slumberous murmer of the wind in the trees>



15th Century

First Known Use of slumberous

15th century

Variants of slumberous

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slumbrous

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