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slumber

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈslʌm.bər/  us   /-bɚ/ literary
sleep: I fell into a gentle slumber. I didn't want to rouse you from your slumbers.figurative Sharp cuts in interest rates have failed to bring the economy out of its slumber.

slumber

verb [I] uk   /ˈslʌm.bər/  us   /-bɚ/ literary
to sleep
Translations of “slumber”
in Vietnamese ngủ…
in Spanish dormir…
in Thai งีบหลับ…
in Malaysian tidur…
in French dormir (paisiblement)…
in German schlummern…
in Chinese (Traditional) 睡覺,睡眠…
in Indonesian tidur…
in Russian сон, дремота…
in Turkish uyku…
in Chinese (Simplified) 睡觉,睡眠…
in Polish sen…
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