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sloom

noun \ ˈslüm \

Definition of sloom

plural -s
dialectal, British
: a light sleep : doze, slumber

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Origin and Etymology of sloom

Middle English slume, sloumbe


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sloom

intransitive verb \ " \

Definition of sloom

-ed/-ing/-s
1 dialectal, British : doze, slumber
2 dialectal, British : to become weak and flaccid : decay, waste
3 dialectal, British : to move or wander slowly or silently : drift

Origin and Etymology of sloom

Middle English slumen, probably from slume slumber


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