Synonyms

1. sleep-learning

noun. teaching during sleep (as by using recordings to teach a foreign language to someone who is asleep).

Synonyms

  • instruction
  • pedagogy
  • hypnopedia

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  • squawking
  • stalking
  • walking
  • hawking
  • gawking
  • chalking
  • caulking
  • balking

2. talking

noun. ['ˈtɔkɪŋ'] an exchange of ideas via conversation.

Synonyms

  • jazz
  • shmooze
  • cant
  • dialog
  • yack
  • malarky
  • heart-to-heart
  • yak
  • nothingness
  • wind
  • yakety-yak
  • idle words
  • dialogue
  • talk
  • malarkey
  • chatter
  • cackle
  • shop talk
  • duologue
  • conversation

Antonyms

  • disingenuous
  • existence
  • unwind
  • uncoil

3. sleep

verb. ['ˈsliːp'] be asleep.

Synonyms

  • catnap
  • hibernate
  • estivate
  • hole up
  • bundle
  • catch some Z's
  • slumber
  • nap
  • rest
  • sleep late
  • sleep in
  • log Z's
  • practice bundling
  • aestivate
  • catch a wink

Antonyms

  • estivate
  • wake
  • aestivate
  • be active

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. sleep

noun. ['ˈsliːp'] a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended.

Synonyms

  • REM sleep
  • NREM
  • shuteye
  • nonrapid eye movement sleep
  • orthodox sleep
  • rapid eye movement
  • slumber
  • sleeping
  • physiological condition
  • nonrapid eye movement
  • NREM sleep
  • physiological state
  • REM
  • paradoxical sleep
  • rapid eye movement sleep

Antonyms

  • sit
  • stand
  • action
  • activeness

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. sleep

noun. ['ˈsliːp'] a torpid state resembling deep sleep.

Synonyms

  • physiological condition
  • physiological state
  • sopor

Antonyms

  • hyperthermia
  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. sleep

noun. ['ˈsliːp'] euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb).

Synonyms

  • quietus
  • rest
  • eternal rest
  • death

Antonyms

  • unpack
  • activity
  • change
  • lie

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. sleep

verb. ['ˈsliːp'] be able to accommodate for sleeping.

Synonyms

  • admit
  • accommodate

Antonyms

  • hypercapnia
  • impotence
  • ill health

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. sleep

noun. ['ˈsliːp'] a period of time spent sleeping.

Synonyms

  • beauty sleep
  • nap
  • period of time
  • period
  • time period

Antonyms

  • hyperpigmentation
  • impotency
  • estrus
  • infertility

Etymology

  • sleep (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • slepen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • slæpan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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