New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: sleep · bleep · sheep · sleek · sleepy · sleet · steep · sweep · sleeper · oversleep
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asleep

1 adjective sleepinghe was asleep bhí sé ina chodladhshe fell asleep thit sí ina codladh, thit a codladh uirthisomeone broke in while they were sound asleep bhris duine éigin isteach agus iad ina gcodladh go sámhyou were fast asleep bhí tú i do chnap codlatahe was nodding asleep all day bhí sé ag míogarnach chodlata an lá ar fad, chaith sé an lá ar fad ag suanaíl, bhí sé ag tabhairt corrnéal leis an lá ar fad 2 adjective numbmy foot was asleep bhí mo chos ina codladh, bhí codladh grifín i mo chos, bhí codladh driúraic i mo chos
phrases

to be asleep on your feet

bheith maraithe tuirseachbheith leath i do chodladhbheith i do chodladh i do sheasamh

to be asleep at the wheel

(also US

to be asleep at the switch

) bheith neamhairdiúil ar do ghnóbheith neamhairdeallach i mbun do ghnóyou've been asleep at the wheel all day níl aird ar bith agat ar do chuid oibre inniu, níl d'iúl ar do chuid oibre ó mhaidin

to be half asleep

1 having trouble staying awakebheith leath i do chodladh 2 having trouble waking upI'm still half asleep tá mé leath i mo chodladh fós, ní mó ná go bhfuil mé múscailte go fóill

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