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Inflections of 'sleep' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
sleeps
v 3rd person singular
sleeping
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
slept
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
slept
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

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sleep viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be asleep)slapen onoverg.ww
  (slang)pitten onoverg.ww
 I slept for nine hours last night.
sleep with [sb] vi + prep informal, euphemism (have sex with) (figuurlijk)naar bed gaan met uitdr.
 The proper young lady did not want to sleep with anyone until she was married.
 
Aanvullende vertalingen
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sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (dormant state)slaap, slaaptoestand nw de
 The flower is closing in sleep.
sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (period of sleeping)slaap nw de
 It's time for sleep, children.
sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (substance in eyes after sleeping) (in ogen)slaap nw de, ont.
sleep viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (be inattentive)zitten slapen, zitten dromen onoverg.ww
 The man was sleeping and didn't notice it was his turn.
sleep vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (accommodate for sleeping)een slaapplaats bieden, onderdak bieden
 Their holiday cottage will sleep eight people.
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slaap nw de, ont. (toestand van rust)sleep, slumber nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  doze,nap, snooze nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  (informal)shut-eye nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  rest nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
slapen onoverg.ww (in slaaptoestand zijn)sleep, slumber viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  be asleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  nap, doze, snooze viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
  rest viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
rust nw de, ont. (ontspanning via slaap)rest nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
slaap nw de, ont. (gevoel, neiging)sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
slaap nw de, ont. (afscheiding onder oogleden)sleep nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
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het bed delen met overg. uitdr. (slapen met)share the bed with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  sleep with vi + prep
het bed delen met overg. uitdr. eufemisme (seks hebben met) (euphemism)share the bed with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  (euphemism)sleep with vi + prep
laten inslapen ww+ww eufemisme (euthanasie plegen) (euphemism)put to sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
met iemand naar bed gaan onoverg. uitdr. eufemisme (vrijen met iem.) (euphemism)go to bed with someone, sleep with someone v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
naar bed gaan met overg. uitdr. eufemisme (vrijen met) (euphemism)sleep with vi + prep
rondneuken met ww+vz vulgair (veelvuldige seksuele contacten) (slang, vulgar)f*** around with vi phrasal + prep
  (informal)sleep around with vi phrasal + prep
seks hebben met overg. uitdr. (vrijen met)have sex with v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  sleep with vi + prep
slapen onoverg.ww (geslachtsverkeer hebben)sleep together vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  sleep with vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
  sleep around vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
slapen met ww+vz figuurlijk (seks hebben met) (euphemism)sleep with vi + prep
slapen met overg. uitdr. letterlijksleep with vi + prep
stand-by stand,
Replace: standby stand
bn+nw de
(toestand v. apparaat)stand-by mode nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
  sleep mode nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
te ruste gaan,
Replace: ter ruste gaan
onoverg. uitdr.
(gaan slapen)go to bed, go to sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
te slapen leggen overg. uitdr. (kind: naar bed brengen)put to bed v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  put to sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  put down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
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lie in,
sleep in
vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
UK, informal (stay in bed late)uitslapen onoverg.uitdr.
 I will lie in this morning because I was out celebrating my birthday yesterday evening. The newlyweds loved to lie in on Sunday mornings.
sleep around vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal (have casual sex) (informeel)met jan en alleman naar bed gaan frase
  (vulgair)rondneuken onoverg. ww
 I have no more respect for guys who sleep around than for women who do.
sleep in vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (get up late)uitslapen onoverg.ww
 It's Saturday, so I don't have to get up for work. I can sleep in.
sleep together vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." informal, euphemism (have sex with one another) (eufemisme)met iemand naar bed gaan frase
 After they slept together once, they never saw each other again.
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go to sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (fall asleep, lose consciousness)in slaap vallen onoverg.uitdr.
 I can't go to sleep with all this noise going on.
go to sleep v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (limb: become numb) (figuurlijk; ledemaat)slapen onoverg.ww
 I've been sitting in this position for so long, my legs have gone to sleep.
lie-in nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, UK (sleeping late)uitslapen ww als nw het
 Sue is having a lie-in because she doesn't have to go to work today.
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Collocatie: sleep [soundly, deeply, well], a [long, short, brief, lengthy] sleep, [monitor, study, analyze] sleep patterns, meer...

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