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


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

Exodus 22:27

For that is his only covering, it is his garment for his skin. What will he sleep in? And it will be that when he cries to Me, I will hear, for I am gracious.

അതുമാത്രമല്ലോ അവന്റെ പുതപ്പു; അതുമാത്രമല്ലോ അവന്റെ ശരീരം മൂടുന്ന വസ്ത്രം; അവൻ പിന്നെ എന്തൊന്നു പുതെച്ചു കിടക്കും? അവൻ എന്നോടു നിലവിളിക്കുമ്പോൾ ഞാൻ കേൾക്കും; ഞാൻ കൃപയുള്ളവനല്ലോ.

Judges 16:19

Then she lulled him to sleep on her knees, and called for a man and had him shave off the seven locks of his head. Then she began to torment him, and his strength left him.

അവൾ അവനെ മടിയിൽ ഉറക്കി, ഒരു ആളെ വിളിപ്പിച്ചു തലയിലെ ജട ഏഴും കളയിച്ചു; അവൾ അവനെ ഒതുക്കിത്തുടങ്ങി; അവന്റെ ശക്തി അവനെ വിട്ടുപോയി. പിന്നെ അവൾ: ശിംശോനേ,

1 Samuel 26:12

So David took the spear and the jug of water by Saul's head, and they got away; and no man saw or knew it or awoke. For they were all asleep, because a deep sleep from the LORD had fallen on them.

ഇങ്ങനെ ദാവീദ് കുന്തവും ജലപാത്രവും ശൗലിന്റെ തലെക്കൽനിന്നു എടുത്തു അവർ പോകയും ചെയ്തു; ആരും കണ്ടില്ല, ആരും അറിഞ്ഞില്ല, ആരും ഉണർന്നതുമില്ല; അവർ എല്ലാവരും ഉറങ്ങുകയായിരുന്നു; യഹോവയാൽ ഗാഢനിദ്ര അവരുടെമേൽ വീണിരുന്നു.


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