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English definition of “sleep”

sleep

verb [I/T]    /slip/ (past tense and past participle slept  /slept/)
to be in a resting state in which the body is not active and the mind is unconscious: [I] I was too excited to sleep much that night. [T] The boat sleeps four (= has space for four people to sleep) comfortably.
(Definition of sleep verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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