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slumber

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of slumber

  1. a natural periodic loss of consciousness during which the body restores itself <a toddler looking so innocent and peaceful in slumber> Synonyms bed, catnapping, dozing, napping, repose, rest, resting, shut-eye, sleep, slumbering, snoozing, z's (or zs)Related Words catnap, doze, drowse, forty winks, nap, siesta, snooze, wink; oversleeping; dreaming, rapid eye movementNear Antonyms insomnia, sleeplessnessAntonyms consciousness, wake, wakefulness


slumber

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of slumber

  1. 1 to be in a state of sleep <she slumbered for hours while the train rolled on> Synonyms catnap, doze, nap, rest, sleep, snoozeRelated Words drop off, drowse (off), nod off; oversleep, sleep in; dream, hibernateNear Antonyms arise, arouse, awake, rise, wake

  2. 2 to sleep lightly or briefly <slumbering restlessly in the tropical heat> Synonyms catnap, doze, drowse, kip [British], nap, snoozeRelated Words relax, repose, rest; couch, lay, lie, roost; lullNear Antonyms arise, arouse, awake, awaken, get up, rise, rouse, uprise, wake (up), waken


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