Words nearby hibernation
How to use hibernation in a sentence
Feminism had gone into partial hibernation during the 1990s, saddled with a reputation for severity and humorlessness.Is This Dildo-Licking, Dominatrix-Loving Vogue Blogger the New Face of Feminism?|Lizzie Crocker|May 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The study also noted that bear attacks mostly occurred during August, when bears are gearing up for hibernation and seeking food.How Climate Change Is Causing Chaos in the Animal Kingdom|Nina Strochlic|January 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A new fawning documentary, however, hopes to lure the Mama Grizzly out of campaign hibernation.
The big man wheeled around like a bear aroused from hibernation.Jubilation, U.S.A.|G. L. Vandenburg
It's more of a coma, something like the hibernation of a bear or a possum.Islands of Space|John W Campbell
Indeed it was what it seemed—War emerging from his hibernation and waking up to kill again.The Glory of The Coming|Irvin S. Cobb
The bat's secret appears to be that he is not the bird-mammal, but the mammal-insect: economy of tissue, hibernation.The Natural Philosophy of Love|Remy de Gourmont
There have been many singular popular notions about the hibernation of various animals.The Devil's Dictionary|Ambrose Bierce
Cultural definitions for hibernation
Passing the winter in a sleeping or inactive condition. Bears, ground squirrels, woodchucks, and several other kinds of animals hibernate.