Definition of sleep offinformal
- She was sleeping off the anesthesia.
- He had too much to drink, and I'm letting him sleep it off.
: a state resembling sleep: such as
: a state of torpid inactivity
: to rest in a state of sleep
: to be in a state (as of quiescence or death) resembling sleep
: to have sexual relations
: from a place or position
: at a distance in space or time
: from a course : aside
used as a function word to indicate physical separation or distance from a position of rest, attachment, or union
: to seaward of
: from the possession or charge of
: more removed or distant
: to go away : depart
: kill, murder
: competition : contest
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