Results for asleep

Definitions of asleep:

part of speech: adjective

In sleep: 1, sleeping. 2, having a peculiar numb, or prickly feeling, as in the hands or feet. " His legge . . . was all aslepe, and in a manner sterke stiff."- Udall. 3, stunned: senseless. " So saying, she . . . gave Susy such a douse on the side of the Head as left her fast asleep for an hour and upward." - H. Brooke.

part of speech: adverb

In a state of sleep; at rest.

part of speech: adjective, adverb

In a state of slumber; dormant; numbed.

Usage examples for asleep:

alphabet filter

Word of the day


Profit, wages; salary; income. ...

Popular definitions