Definition of fall asleep
- She fell asleep during the movie.
- I woke up and I couldn't fall back asleep.
: to descend freely by the force of gravity
: to hang freely
: to drop oneself to a lower position
: the act of falling by the force of gravity
: a falling out, off, or away : dropping
: the season when leaves fall from trees : autumn
: of, relating to, or suitable for autumn
: being in a state of sleep
: lacking sensation : numb
: into a state of sleep
: into the sleep of death
: into a state of inactivity, sluggishness, or indifference
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