anti–sleep

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adjective an·ti–sleep \ˌan-tē-ˈslēp, ˌan-tī-\
variants: or less commonly

antisleep

Definition of anti–sleep

  1. :  opposed to sleep or designed to prevent sleep cars equipped with anti-sleep alarms I try to distract myself by thinking about something peaceful, but my brain won't play along. My brain is firmly anti-sleep. It believes sleep is to be avoided. — Richard Glover

1912

First Known Use of anti–sleep

1912


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