somnambulate

verb
som·​nam·​bu·​late | \ säm-ˈnam-byə-ˌlāt How to pronounce somnambulate (audio) \
somnambulated; somnambulating

Definition of somnambulate

intransitive verb

: to walk when asleep

Other Words from somnambulate

somnambulation \ (ˌ)säm-​ˌnam-​byə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce somnambulation (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of somnambulate

1833, in the meaning defined above

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“Somnambulate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/somnambulate. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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somnambulate

intransitive verb
som·​nam·​bu·​late | \ -ˌlāt How to pronounce somnambulate (audio) \
somnambulated; somnambulating

Medical Definition of somnambulate

: to walk while asleep

Other Words from somnambulate

somnambulation \ -​ˌnam-​byə-​ˈlā-​shən How to pronounce somnambulation (audio) \ noun

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