Part of speech:
Tending to be physically or mentally inactive; dull; slow
(Idiomatic) Sleeping, in a deep sleep
The definition of somnolent is to be sleepy or drowsy, or something that causes sleepiness or drowsiness.
Occurring in the absence of conscious awareness or thought:
The definition of awake is you are no longer sleeping.
Vigilantly attentive; watchful:
(Not comparable) Full and complete.
Being a period of time in which there is little or no activity:
Not affecting the plane of polarized light: said of some isomers of certain optically active crystalline substances
Present but invisible or inactive; lying hidden and undeveloped within a person or thing, as a quality, power, or talent
Having or making no motion.
(Astronomy) Having little or no sunspot activity.
Showing care for the needs or desires of others; caring or courteous.
Lacking in sensitivity to the feelings or circumstances of others; unfeeling.
(Now Rare) No longer living; deceased
No longer existing or living:
Missing or lost:
Dead, especially if only recently deceased:
Having no living beings
In a state of sleep
Broadcast while actually being performed; not taped, filmed, or recorded:
Not fully conscious or awake; half-conscious
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