Definition of Sleeping Beauty in English:

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Sleeping Beauty

1A fairy-tale heroine who slept for a hundred years until woken by the kiss of a prince.
1.1 (as noun sleeping beauty) Applied humorously to a sleeping person: looks like you’ve got to wake up now, sleeping beauty
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