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Turkish translation of “sleep”

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sleep

verb
 
 
/sliːp/ ( past tense and past participle slept)
A1 [I] to be in the state of rest when your eyes are closed, your body is not active, and your mind is unconscious
uyumak
Did you sleep well?Sleep and sleeping
sleep four/six, etc If a place sleeps four, six, etc, it is big enough for that number of people to sleep in.
çok kişinin uyuyabileceği/kalabileceği yer
Accommodating people
→  See also not sleep a wink , sleep on it , sleep in , sleep sth off , sleep over , sleep through sth , sleep with sb
Translations of “sleep”
in Korean 자다…
in Arabic يَنام…
in French dormir…
in Italian dormire…
in Chinese (Traditional) 睡,睡覺, 入睡, (車輛、帳篷等)躺得下,可供…睡覺…
in Russian спать…
in Polish spać…
in Spanish dormir…
in Portuguese dormir…
in German schlafen…
in Catalan dormir…
in Japanese 眠る, 寝る…
in Chinese (Simplified) 睡,睡觉, 入睡, (车辆、帐篷等)躺得下,可供…睡觉…
(Definition of sleep verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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