an energy-saving standby condition of a computer which can be reactivated by external stimulus, such as touching the keyboard
- Sleep movement
noun 1. the folding together of leaflets, petals, etc, that occurs at night in certain plants, such as the prayer plant (Maranta leuconura)
- Sleep on something
sleep in sleep on something Consider something overnight before deciding, as in I don’t know if I want to go on such a long hike; let me sleep on it. This usage was first recorded in 1519 in the state papers of King Henry VIII: “His Grace … said that he would sleep and dream […]
adjective 1. live-out. noun 2. a person who lives elsewhere than at the place of employment. 3. an act or instance of sleeping outdoors.
noun 1. an instance of sleeping over, as at another person’s house. 2. a person who sleeps over. noun 1. (informal, mainly US) an instance of spending the night at someone else’s home