Definition of slumberous
- a slumberous state of peace
parents putting their slumberous children to bed
the slumberous murmer of the wind in the trees
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'slumberous.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for slumberous
What made you want to look up slumberous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).
Merriam-Webster's New Words Quiz—Fall 2017 Edition!
Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!TAKE THE QUIZ
Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.TAKE THE QUIZ