slumberous

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slum·ber·ous

 (slŭm′bər-əs) or slum·brous (-brəs)
adj.
1. Sleepy; drowsy.
2.
a. Suggestive of or resembling sleep: a slumberous torpor.
b. Quiet; tranquil.
3. Causing or inducing sleep; soporific.

slum′ber·ous·ly adv.
slum′ber·ous·ness n.

slumberous

(ˈslʌmbərəs; -brəs) or

slumbrous

adj
1. sleepy; drowsy
2. inducing sleep
3. characteristic of slumber
ˈslumberously, ˈslumbrously adv
ˈslumberousness, ˈslumbrousness n

slum•ber•ous

(ˈslʌm bər əs, ˈslʌm brəs)

also slum′brous,



adj.
1. sleepy; heavy with drowsiness, as the eyelids.
2. pertaining to slumber.
3. inactive or sluggish; calm; quiescent.
[1485–95]
slum′ber•ous•ly, adv.
slum′ber•ous•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.slumberous - quiet and tranquil; "a slumberous June morning"
relaxing, reposeful, restful - affording physical or mental rest; "she spent a restful night at home"
2.slumberous - inclined to or marked by drowsiness; "slumberous (or slumbrous) eyes"; "`slumbery' is archaic"; "the sound had a somnolent effect"
asleep - in a state of sleep; "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"

slumberous

or slumbrous
adjective
1. Ready for or needing sleep:
Translations

slumberous

slumbrous [ˈslʌmbərəs] ADJsoñoliento (fig) → inactivo, inerte
References in classic literature ?
Finally, I went out into the air, with a dim perception that there was something unwonted in the conduct of the sunshine, and found that I had slumberously got to the turn-pike without having taken any account of the road.