Definition of Sleep-learning
1. Noun. Teaching during sleep (as by using recordings to teach a foreign language to someone who is asleep).
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sleep-learning
Literary usage of Sleep-learning
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Bentley's Miscellany by Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith (1843)
"At midnight's solemn hour, when, hushed in sleep, Learning from slumber how 'tis sweet to die! I love my vigils of the heart to keep ; They who have ..."
2. Bookless Lessons for the Teacher-mother by Ella Frances Lynch (1922)
"... it they get excited, cross, too tired to be refreshed by sleep. Learning to play alone is a conquest over self. It throws one upon his own resources. ..."
3. The Student's Roman Empire: A History of the Roman Empire from Its by John Bagnell Bury (1893)
"Having observed this command for some time, they began to neglect their watches, and gave themselves up to the enjoyment of wine and sleep. Learning this ..."
4. Okay, Girls by Helen Gilbert (2006)
"Comradeship and fun, exhaustion and good sleep. Learning to share. Previously, I'd always had my own room and my own things. Now it was '"ours," not "mine. ..."