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


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

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.

Ezekiel 34:25

"I will make a covenant of peace with them, and cause wild beasts to cease from the land; and they will dwell safely in the wilderness and sleep in the woods.

ഞാൻ അവയോടു ഒരു സമാധാന നിയമം ചെയ്തു ദുഷ്ടമൃഗങ്ങളെ ദേശത്തുനിന്നു നീക്കിക്കളയും; അങ്ങനെ അവ മരുഭൂമിയിൽ നിർഭയമായി വസിക്കയും കാടുകളിൽ ഉറങ്ങുകയും ചെയ്യും.

Daniel 8:18

Now, as he was speaking with me, I was in a deep sleep with my face to the ground; but he touched me, and stood me upright.

അവൻ എന്നോടു സംസാരിച്ചുകൊണ്ടിരിക്കുമ്പോൾ ഞാൻ ബോധംകെട്ടു നിലത്തു കവിണ്ണു വീണു; അവൻ എന്നെ തൊട്ടു എഴുന്നേല്പിച്ചു നിർത്തി.


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