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sound asleep

Sleeping deeply. You must have been sound asleep if you didn't hear me knock over the coat rack when I came home last night!
See also: asleep, sound

sound asleep

completely asleep; in a deep sleep. I was sound asleep when the fire broke out.
See also: asleep, sound

sound aˈsleep

deeply and peacefully asleep: He had fallen sound asleep in the chair by the fire.The children are sound asleep upstairs.
See also: asleep, sound
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BEIRUT: Over $70,000 was raised Friday hours after a photo of an exhausted Palestinian refugee from Syria selling pens on the street of Beirut with his daughter sound asleep on his shoulder went viral.
So the little boy goes to his parents' room and finds his mother sound asleep.
When she finally got back into bed, she fell sound asleep, knowing that God heard her prayer.
Dr Chris Idzikowski, director of the Edinburgh Sleep Centre and author of Sound Asleep , said that the body releases heat through hands, face and feet around the time of sleep, and continues to cool till around 4 am.
On the other hand, Israeli occupation forces stormed into Al-Irqa Village in western Jenin amidst heavy firing of sound bombs in a provocative manner targeting Palestinian households whose members were sound asleep.
They can't wait to go to bed They really can't wait to climb those stairs They can't wait to brush their little teeth They really can't wait to say their prayers And ver y soon they will be sound asleep With lovely dreams of sweets and toys Knowing that for one day at least They really have been good little girls and boys It'sa magic night is Christmas Eve Even mums and dads can't help but believe That Santa Claus really ison his way With Rudolph pulling that heavy old sleigh It'sa magic night is Christmas Eve My great granddaughter Hallie Rose was born The magic is out there.
Scientists have discovered evidence that it's possible to learn new information while sound asleep.
Clockwise from above: Oasis TV Adjustable Bed; Zeo Sleep Manager Mobile; The Book Lamp; Sound Asleep Pillow; Air-O-Swiss Travel Humidifier; Log Pillow
One of the last pictures of Little Pigs, Moose and Bear sound asleep in their brand-new house is absolutely lovely.
Tony, who is also dad to James Fryett, 22, said: "It could have killed us if we had not woken up, if it had been 2am or 3am in the morning when you are sound asleep.
Negishi, 75, who is at Purdue University in the United States, said he was sound asleep when the academy telephoned him at 5 a.
Foul play is easy when those 'watching' are sound asleep.
Drown him out with the Sound Asleep pillow, a genius gadget with its own built-in speaker.
He used an ax to kill his wife, 53, while she was sound asleep.