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slumbering

adjective

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being in a state of suspended consciousness
  • made a comparison between the inattentive nation and a slumbering giant

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slumbering

noun

Synonyms & Antonyms of slumbering (Entry 2 of 3)

a natural periodic loss of consciousness during which the body restores itself
  • my peaceful slumbering was interrupted by a ring of the doorbell

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slumbering

verb
present participle of slumber

Synonyms & Antonyms of slumbering (Entry 3 of 3)

1 to be in a state of sleep
  • she slumbered for hours while the train rolled on

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2 to sleep lightly or briefly
  • slumbering restlessly in the tropical heat

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“Slumbering.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slumbering. Accessed 7 Oct. 2022.

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