sleep with (one)

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sleep with (one)

euphemism To have sex with one. Are you sure you're ready to sleep with her? You've only been going out for a couple weeks. I don't plan on sleeping with anyone until I'm married.
See also: sleep

sleep with someone

 
1. to share a bed with someone. Do I have to sleep with my little brother? Many little boys have to sleep with their brothers.
2. Euph. to copulate with someone. oI hear Sam's sleeping with Sally now. Whom did you say he slept with?
See also: sleep

sleep with

Be sexually intimate with, as in The playwright had made several attempts to sleep with the maid. The related phrase sleep together means "have sexual relations," as in We wondered if they were sleeping together but didn't dare to ask them. The verb sleep has been associated with sex since the 10th century. Sleep with dates from the 1300s sleep together was first recorded a century later.
See also: sleep

sleep with

v.
1. To be with something or someone while sleeping: Small children often like to sleep with a stuffed animal.
2. To have sexual relations with someone: My doctor asked me whether I'd ever slept with anyone.
See also: sleep
References in classic literature ?
It was uncomfortable, sleeping on wet straw, and two drunken Negroes came and slept with us. When I stole a lunch basket out of a farmer's wagon I couldn't help thinking of his chil- dren going all day without food.
Those travellers who think that a Tahitian prays only when the eyes of the missionary are fixed on him, should have slept with us that night on the mountain-side.
Mel spoke out as a former friend and nanny, Rusty Updegraff, accused the mum of being 'sex-crazed' and claimed she had previously slept with US pop star Aaron Carter and has known her to sleep with three men in one day.
"Hank had at least three walks a day, he was played with every day, he slept with us and he trusted us to look after him and we are both distraught that anyone could do this to our pet, our family member.
He once saved us from a bear and has slept with us in our beds since he's been with us, except in the summer-we don't like wood ticks!
"I slept well after the match.I got back home around 12.30 and slept from 1am till about 10am.The dog, Maggie, slept with us but Kim got up early and took her out for a walk."
It appears that even the Bard himself may have paid a ghostly visit since, the morning after, the following note of thanks appeared in mailboxes of those who took part: "This story shall the good folk tell their friends; And Basil Basil's shall ne'er go by, From this day 'til the end of Brum, But you in it shall be remembered - You few, you happy few, you band of sleepers; For you tonight that lost your sleep with me This day shall be my friends; And gentlefolk in Brum now still a-bed Shall think themselves accurs'd they were not there, And hold their man hoods cheap whiles any of you speaks That slept with us upon Saint Basils night."
Even though I always returned Morgan to his basket once he was full and he never slept with us all night, Gav constantly dreamt then he was going to roll over on to him and squash him.
The adult film star, who has been in the headlines in recent months over her claims she slept with US PresidentDonald Trumpin 2006, was apparently incensed when her underwear and other belongings were checked for items banned from the house.
In the end he slept with us - or rather he slept and we worried.