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Etlela - Sleep

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Definition of sleep
- Sleep n
- A natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended; "he didn't get enough sleep last night"; "calm as a child in dreamless slumber" [syn: {slumber}]
- A torpid state resembling sleep
- A period of time spent sleeping; "he felt better after a little sleep"; "there wasn't time for a nap" [syn: {nap}]
- Euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb); "she was laid to rest beside her husband"; "they had to put their family pet to sleep" [syn: {rest}, {eternal rest}, {eternal sleep}, {quietus}] v
- Be asleep [syn: {kip}, {slumber}, {log Z's}, {catch some Z's}] [ant: {wake}]
- Be able to accommodate for sleeping; "This tent sleeps six people" [also: {slept}]
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Phrases - U etlela kahle — Sleep well

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