Search results for sleep

We have found multiple words sleep. Choose the one you are looking for and click on the link in its Dictionary entry column to see its detailed etymology.

Dictionary entry Language Definition
sleep English (Verb) (computing, intransitive) to wait for a period of time without performing any action. (intransitive) (Of a spinning top or a yo-yo) to spin on its axis with no other perceptible motion.. [...](computing, intransitive) to wait for a period of time without performing any action. (intransitive) (Of a spinning top or a yo-yo) to spin on its axis with no other perceptible motion.. [...]
sleep English (Noun) (countable, informal) An act or instance of sleeping.. (uncountable) Rheum found in the corner of the eyes after waking, whether real or a figurative objectification of sleep (in the sense of [...](countable, informal) An act or instance of sleeping.. (uncountable) Rheum found in the corner of the eyes after waking, whether real or a figurative objectification of sleep (in the sense of [...]
sleep Middle English (Noun) Sleep.Sleep.