Definition Of asleep


in or into a state of sleep.

she had been asleep for over three hours

Example Of asleep

  • After he fell asleep , I sat on the bed and just spent a couple of minutes looking at him.

  • As I fell asleep halfway through, I never did discover how that turned out.

  • At about three or four that morning, I dropped my book and fell asleep .

  • Brayden woke with a crick in his neck, his arm asleep and the blankets too warm about him.

  • He was so exhausted from today's walk that when he sat down to rest, he fell asleep .

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