Definition of Sleepless

1. Adjective. Experiencing or accompanied by sleeplessness. "Twenty watchful, weary, tedious nights"

Exact synonyms: Insomniac, Watchful
Similar to: Awake
Derivative terms: Sleeplessness



2. Adjective. Always watchful. "To an eye like mine, a lidless watcher of the public weal"
Exact synonyms: Lidless
Similar to: Alert, Watchful

Definition of Sleepless

1. a. Having no sleep; wakeful.

Definition of Sleepless

1. Adjective. Characterized by an absence of sleep. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Sleepless

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sleepless

sleeping lions
sleeping off
sleeping partner
sleeping pill
sleeping pills
sleeping policeman
sleeping policemen
sleeping room
sleeping sickness
sleeping tablet
sleeping tablets
sleeping together
sleepingly
sleepings
sleepish
sleepless (current term)
sleepless person
sleeplessly
sleeplessness
sleeplessnesses
sleeplike
sleepmarken
sleepout
sleepouts
sleepover
sleepovers
sleepry
sleeps
sleeps off
sleepswalk

Literary usage of Sleepless

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1. History of the Huguenot Emigration to America by Charles Washington Baird (1885)
"For beds, they had hammocks, suspended in the air, according to the South American custom.1 But it was a sleepless night, we may suppose, to some of the ..."

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