[ sleep-wawk ]
/ ˈslipˌwɔk /
verb (used without object)
to engage in sleepwalking.
an act of sleepwalking; somnambulation.
- sleeping sickness,
- sleepy hollow chair,
Origin of sleepwalk
First recorded in 1920–25; back formation from sleepwalking
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/ (ˈsliːpˌwɔːk) /
(intr) to walk while asleepSee also somnambulism
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