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Pronunciation of Sleep  


English Meaning

To take rest by a suspension of the voluntary exercise of the powers of the body and mind, and an apathy of the organs of sense; to slumber.

  1. A natural periodic state of rest for the mind and body, in which the eyes usually close and consciousness is completely or partially lost, so that there is a decrease in bodily movement and responsiveness to external stimuli. During sleep the brain in humans and other mammals undergoes a characteristic cycle of brain-wave activity that includes intervals of dreaming.
  2. A period of this form of rest.
  3. A state of inactivity resembling or suggesting sleep; unconsciousness, dormancy, hibernation, or death.
  4. Botany The folding together of leaflets or petals at night or in the absence of light.
  5. A crust of dried tears or mucus normally forming around the inner rim of the eye during sleep.
  6. To be in the state of sleep or to fall asleep.
  7. To be in a condition resembling sleep.
  8. To pass or get rid of by sleeping: slept away the day; went home to sleep off the headache.
  9. To provide sleeping accommodations for: This tent sleeps three comfortably.
  10. sleep around Informal To be sexually active with more than one partner.
  11. sleep in To sleep at one's place of employment: a butler and a chauffeur who sleep in.
  12. sleep in To oversleep: I missed the morning train because I slept in.
  13. sleep in To sleep late on purpose: After this week's work, I will sleep in on Saturday.
  14. sleep on To think about (something) overnight before deciding.
  15. sleep out To sleep at one's own home, not at one's place of employment.
  16. sleep out To sleep away from one's home.
  17. sleep over To spend the night as a guest in another's home.
  18. sleep together To have sexual relations.
  19. sleep with To have sexual relations with.
  20. log To sleep very deeply.

Malayalam Meaning

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× ശ്വാസഹേതി - Shvaasahethi | Shvasahethi
× ശയം - Shayam
× സ്വപിക്കുക - Svapikkuka | swapikkuka
× ജാഗ്രതയില്ലാതിരിക്കുക - Jaagrathayillaathirikkuka | Jagrathayillathirikkuka
× പ്രസ്വാപം - Prasvaapam | Praswapam
× സ്വാപം - Svaapam | swapam
× സംവേശനം - Samveshanam
× പ്രമീള - Prameela
× മയക്കം - Mayakkam
× കിടപ്പാന്‍ കൊടുക്കുക - Kidappaan‍ Kodukkuka | Kidappan‍ Kodukkuka
× സ്വപ്നം - Svapnam | swapnam
× നിദ്ര - Nidhra
× ദ്രാണം - Dhraanam | Dhranam
× ഗുഡാക - Gudaaka | Gudaka
× നിശ്ചലമാവുക - Nishchalamaavuka | Nishchalamavuka
× അമൃതഗര്‍ഭം - Amruthagar‍bham
× സ്വപനം - Svapanam | swapanam
× താമസി - Thaamasi | Thamasi
× മയക്കത്തിലാവുക - Mayakkaththilaavuka | Mayakkathilavuka
× ശയനം - Shayanam
× പായല്‍ - Paayal‍ | Payal‍
× ശ്രദ്ധ ഇല്ലാതിരിക്കുക - Shraddha Illaathirikkuka | Shradha Illathirikkuka
× നിദ്രാവസ്ഥഉറങ്ങുക - Nidhraavasthauranguka | Nidhravasthouranguka


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Daniel 6:18

Now the king went to his palace and spent the night fasting; and no musicians were brought before him. Also his sleep went from him.

പിന്നെ രാജാവു രാജധാനിയിൽ ചെന്നു ഉപവസിച്ചു രാത്രി കഴിച്ചു; അവന്റെ സന്നിധിയിൽ വെപ്പാട്ടികളെ കൊണ്ടുവന്നില്ല; ഉറക്കം അവനെ വിട്ടുപോയി.

1 Thessalonians 4:14

For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who sleep in Jesus.

യേശു മരിക്കയും ജീവിച്ചെഴുന്നേൽക്കയും ചെയ്തു എന്നു നാം വിശ്വസിക്കുന്നു എങ്കിൽ അങ്ങനെ തന്നേ ദൈവം നിദ്രകൊണ്ടവരെയും യേശുമുഖാന്തരം അവനോടുകൂടെ വരുത്തും.

Jeremiah 31:26

After this I awoke and looked around, and my sleep was sweet to me.

ഇതിങ്കൽ ഞാൻ ഉണർന്നു എന്റെ നിദ്ര എനിക്കു സുഖകരമായിരുന്നു എന്നു കണ്ടു.


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