• adjective: in a state of sleep
  • adjective: being in a state of sleep


  • I woke up and I couldn't 'fall' back 'asleep'. [=I couldn't go to sleep again]

  • We were still 'half asleep' when we went to school the next morning.

  • One moment she was 'sound asleep', the next she was wide awake!

Movie clips

Movie quotes

  • (..) I have been a wonderful hero is the real sign of humility But yes you are wonderful five has died No, they breathed asleep? Not open their eyes we were not equals to attack the nerves become stronger Tai Long)?) stronger is very fast (sorry (Bo (..)
    2008 Kung Fu Panda
  • (..) No... How could you be worthy? You're all killers. - Stark. - Jarvis? I'm sorry, I was asleep. Or...I was a dream? Reboot. Legionnaire 's got a buggy suit. There was this...terrible noise...and I was tangled in... in... ...strings. Had to kill the other guy. He was a good guy. (..)
    2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
  • (..) They made it anyway. So what about you? You got family? Okay, you're tired, I see. We'll talk tomorrow morning. Manfred? Manfred. Could you move over? Come on, nobody fall asleep that fast. Mandy! That's Diego, fall back! Where's the baby? I lost it over the falls. You lost it? (..)
    2002 Ice Age