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sleepless
American English: /ˈslipləs/
British English: /ˈsliːpləs/

adjective

  • I had another sleepless night
    pasé otra noche en blanco or sin poder dormir
    we lay sleepless on our bed
    estábamos en la cama desvelados or sin poder dormir
    Example sentences
    • She's still experiencing sleepless nights and cries at the drop of a hat.
    • Hours of stress, sleepless nights and the worry alone couldn't be good for anyone.
    • Once back in the office they find themselves trapped in a cycle of long hours and sleepless nights.

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