Die Übersetzung von "sleep" - Englisch-Italienisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /sliːp/ us /slip/ past tense and past participle slept

A1 to be in the state of rest when your eyes are closed, your body is not active, and your mind is unconscious

We slept in a hotel last night. Abbiamo dormito in un albergo ieri notte.
Did you sleep well? Hai dormito bene?
sleep like a log

to sleep very well

dormire come un sasso
I went to bed early and slept like a log. Sono andato a letto presto e ho dormito come un sasso.

Phrasal Verb (n)

noun uk /sliːp/ us /slip/

B1 [ no plural ] the state you are in when you are sleeping, or a period of time when you are sleeping

You need to go home and get some sleep. Devi andare a casa a dormire un po’.
It took me ages to get to sleep (= to succeed in sleeping). Mi ci sono voluti secoli per addormentarmi.

B1 a period of sleeping

sonno, dormita
Why don’t you have / a little sleep? Perché non dormi un po’?
You need a good night’s sleep (= a night when you sleep well). Hai bisogno di una buona nottata di sonno.
go to sleep

B1 to begin to sleep

Babies often go to sleep after they are fed. I bambini piccoli spesso si addormentano dopo che sono stati allattati.
put something to sleep

to kill an animal that is very sick or very old so that it does not suffer any more

sopprimere qualcosa

(Die Übersetzung von "sleep" von Cambridge Englisch-Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)