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sloom

noun \ˈslüm\

Definition of sloom

plural

-s

dialectal, British

  1. :  a light sleep :  doze, slumber

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Origin and Etymology of sloom

Middle English slume, sloumbe — more at slumber


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sloom

intransitive verb \"\

Definition of sloom

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 dialectal, British :  doze, slumber

  2. 2 dialectal, British :  to become weak and flaccid :  decay, waste

  3. 3 dialectal, British :  to move or wander slowly or silently :  drift

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Origin and Etymology of sloom

Middle English slumen, probably from slume slumber


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