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Definition of sleep:

part of speech: verb

To slumber; be inactive or unnoticed; to be dead.

part of speech: noun

Slumber; rest.

Common misspellings * :

  • sleped (0.8%)
  • sllep (5.0%)
  • sleeo (1.7%)
  • slee (5.0%)
  • slepp (10.0%)
  • speel (1.7%)
  • sleeped (5.0%)
  • sleeep (5.0%)
  • spleep (3.3%)
  • leep (5.0%)
  • sep (0.8%)
  • alseep (1.7%)
  • sleepin (0.8%)
  • sleept (10.0%)
  • sleap (5.0%)
  • sellp (3.3%)
  • slep (33.3%)
  • aleep (0.8%)
  • sloeep (1.7%)
* Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,231,521 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Usage examples :

  • Mebbe he sleep w'en you think he ought to be up a- wo'kin'. "The Strength of Gideon and Other Stories Strength of Gideon; Mammy Peggy's Pride; Viney's Free Papers; The Fruitful Sleeping of The Rev. Elisha Edwards; The Ingrate; The Case of 'Ca'line'; The Finish of Patsy Barnes; One Man's Fortunes; Jim's Probation; U", - Paul Laurence Dunbar
  • Might it come from that long, good sleep which has done me so good? "Siddhartha", - Herman Hesse
  • But now you two must go to sleep "Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue on an Auto Tour", - Laura Lee Hope
  • Sleep not very well.... "Nathan Hale", - Jean Christie Root

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