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OTHER WORDS FROM asleephalf-a·sleep, adjectivequa·si-a·sleep, adjective, adverb
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Inside, it seemed hopeless, for every chair in sight was occupied, and a dozen men were asleep on the floor.The Stacks: H.L. Mencken on the 1904 Baltimore Fire|H.L. Mencken|October 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2012, George Galloway claimed that having sex with a woman while she is asleep is not considered rape.The Most Insane Antics of George Galloway, Britain’s Purring, Dictator-Loving MP|Gideon Resnick|August 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Because I have real life to take care of once our two kids are asleep (between 8PM and 8:30PM most nights).
Fall asleep listening to a favourite love song as if you were singing it to yourself.
If you really want to maximize your recovery time in bed, whether you are asleep or not, pick up a set of Earthing sheets.Six Secrets of Sleep Hacking to Get More Effective Rest|Ari Meisel|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Her brother, thinking that she was not asleep, went to the foot of her bed.Voltaire's Romances|Franois-Marie Arouet
Floyd is still holding Cecil in his arms, now asleep, but he will not relinquish his precious burden.Floyd Grandon's Honor|Amanda Minnie Douglas
He was breathing heavily, as if asleep, and she dared not speak.Those Dale Girls|Frank Weston Carruth
Very different from the Texans, whose camp had so easily been invaded, the Mexicans were not asleep, but perfectly awake.The Freebooters|Gustave Aimard
And if the little animal should be surprised while asleep, it can escape in any direction without losing even a moment.The Animal World, A Book of Natural History|Theodore Wood
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In addition to the idiom beginning with asleep
- asleep at the switch
- fall asleep