Textual thesaurus for "sleep"

(noun) quietus, rest, eternal rest, eternal sleep

euphemisms for death (based on an analogy between lying in a bed and in a tomb)

she was laid to rest beside her husband; they had to put their family pet to sleep

(noun) slumber

a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended

he didn't get enough sleep last night; calm as a child in dreamless slumber

(noun) sopor

a torpid state resembling deep sleep

(noun) nap

a period of time spent sleeping

he felt better after a little sleep; there wasn't time for a nap

(verb) catch some Z's, kip, log Z's, slumber

be asleep