Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 4/7/14 Somnolent

Somnolent (adjective)
som·no·lent [som-nuh-luhnt]


adjective
1. sleepy; drowsy.
2. tending to cause sleep.

Synonyms
1. slumberous.
2. somniferous, soporific.

Origin: 1425–75; late Middle English sompnolent < Old French < Latin somnolentus, derivative of somnus sleep; see -ulent

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