sleep schlafen


sleep = schlafen

Pronunciation =  sleep

Pronunciation in German = schlafen

sleep in German: schlafen

Part of speechverb 

Definition in English: a condition of body and mind which typically recurs for several hours every night, in which the nervous system is inactive, the eyes closed, the postural muscles relaxed, and consciousness practically suspended 

Definition in German: Ein Zustand von Körper und Geist, der normalerweise jede Nacht mehrere Stunden lang auftritt, bei dem das Nervensystem inaktiv ist, die Augen geschlossen, die Haltungsmuskeln entspannt und das Bewusstsein praktisch unterbrochen ist

Examples in English:

  • Did you sleep well?

Examples in German:

  • Hast Du gut geschlafen?

Synonyms of sleep

Synonyms in German Nickerchen, dösen, ausruhen
Synonyms in English nap, doze, rest

Antonyms of sleep

Antonyms in German wach auf
Antonyms in English awake, wake up

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