light sleeper

noun

: someone who wakes up easily

Examples of light sleeper in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For someone who’s typically a light sleeper, there’s no better feeling than accomplishing a night of uninterrupted sleep. Kayla Blanton, Health, 19 July 2023 But the big picture: Any one thing that interrupts a good night’s sleep can make nighttime a nightmare for the light sleeper. Wayne and Wanda, Anchorage Daily News, 2 Apr. 2023

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“Light sleeper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light%20sleeper. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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