verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Origin of slumber
Related formsslum·ber·er, nounslum·ber·less, adjectiveun·slum·ber·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for slumber
Paul and McCain do not exactly have a history of slumber parties and hair-braiding.Rand Paul Eats Up Hoax That John McCain Met With ISIS|Olivia Nuzzi|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More than one-quarter of Americans are stealing those precious hours from their slumber, and are paying a steep price for it.
We need a great leader to wake us from our slumber and remind us that a two-state solution is urgently in our own interest.
Budding doctors, actors, stock traders, lawyers, and writers all had a slumber party Wednesday night.Inside the NYU Refugee Camp for Displaced Students|Kevin Fallon, Abby Haglage|November 1, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Coffin: A final resting place for corpses, and for daytime slumber for vampires.‘Dark Shadows’ for Dummies or a Glossary of Key Names and Places|Jace Lacob|May 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Like a man lost in slumber, he heard nothing, he saw nothing.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard|Joseph Conrad
The elder sister, relieved and comforted, soon sank into slumber herself.Horace Chase|Constance Fenimore Woolson
But the csikós would not let him turn his thoughts to slumber, he had yet something to tell him.The Yellow Rose|Mr Jkai
Scarcely had the journalist composed himself to slumber, when the ruins were invaded by the party from the palace.His Lordship's Leopard|David Dwight Wells
She arose to a sitting posture glancing around as a child might who has been suddenly awakened from slumber.Trusia|Davis Brinton