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sleep through sth

phrasal verb with sleep uk   us   /sliːp/ verb (slept, slept)
If you ​sleep through a lot of ​noise or an ​activity, it does not ​wake you or ​keep you ​awake: I never ​heard the ​storm last ​night - I must have ​slept through it. I was so ​bored that I ​slept through the second ​half of the ​film.
(Definition of sleep through sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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