[in-som-nl-uh ns]


sleeplessness; insomnia: a troubled week of insomnolence.

Nearby words

  1. insolvency,
  2. insolvency provision,
  3. insolvent,
  4. insomnia,
  5. insomniac,
  6. insomuch,
  7. insomuch as,
  8. insorption,
  9. insouciance,
  10. insouciant

Also in·som·no·len·cy [in-som-nl-uh n-see] /ɪnˈsɒm nl ən si/.

Origin of insomnolence

First recorded in 1815–25; in-3 + somnolence

Related formsin·som·no·lent, adjectivein·som·no·lent·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019