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Synonyms of 'asleep'

(adjective) 
Definition
in or into a state of sleep
My daughter was asleep on the sofa.
Synonyms
sleeping
,
napping
,
dormant
The hamster lapses into a dormant state in cold weather.
,
crashed out (slang)
,
dozing
,
slumbering
,
snoozing (informal)
,
fast asleep
,
sound asleep
,
out for the count
,
dead to the world (informal)
,
in a deep sleep

Additional synonyms

in the sense of dormant
Definition
alive but in a resting condition
The hamster lapses into a dormant state in cold weather.
Synonyms
sleeping,
suspended,
slumbering,
hibernating,

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