verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
Words nearby slumber
Origin of slumber
OTHER WORDS FROM slumberslum·ber·er, nounslum·ber·less, adjectiveun·slum·ber·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for slumbered
They had slumbered in my drawer over the decades, like pharaohs snoozing in their tombs.
In the deserts, and among the vast plains of the Arabian Peninsula, a race had slumbered inactive for twenty centuries.Christianity and Modern Thought|Various
I wot not for how many hours I slumbered in this wise; but I know I had some terrible dreams.
His companions were equally active, and M'Nab and his soldiers no longer presented the quiet aspect of men who slumbered.The Pathfinder|James Fenimore Cooper