Bedeutung von “sleep” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun 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.
It took me ages to get to sleep (= to succeed in sleeping).

B1 a period of sleeping:

Why don’t you have / a little sleep?
You need a good night’s sleep (= a night when you sleep well).
go to sleep

B1 to begin to sleep:

Babies often go to sleep after they are fed.

(Definition von “sleep noun” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)