Definition of Sleeper. Meaning of Sleeper. Synonyms of Sleeper

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Definition of Sleeper

Sleeper
Sleeper Sleep"er, n. 1. One who sleeps; a slumberer; hence, a drone, or lazy person. 2. That which lies dormant, as a law. [Obs.] --Bacon. 3. A sleeping car. [Colloq. U.S.] 4. (Zo["o]l.) An animal that hibernates, as the bear. 5. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A large fresh-water gobioid fish (Eleotris dormatrix). (b) A nurse shark. See under Nurse.
sleeper
Tetard Te*tard", n. (Zo["o]l.) A gobioid fish (Eleotris gyrinus) of the Southern United States; -- called also sleeper.

Meaning of Sleeper from wikipedia

- A sleeper is a person who is sleeping. The term may also refer to: Sleeper (Marvel Comics), a **** German robot utilized by the Red Skull in Marvel Comics...
- Caledonian Sleeper is the collective name for overnight sleeper train services between London and Scotland, in the United Kingdom. It is currently under...
- Grim Sleeper is the nickname for convicted serial killer Lonnie David Franklin Jr., responsible for at least ten murders and one attempted murder in Los...
- Sleeper hit is a term used in the entertainment industry for a film that plays successfully for a long period and becomes a big success, despite having...
- Sleepers is a 1996 American legal crime drama film written, produced, and directed by Barry Levinson, and based on Lorenzo Carcaterra's 1995 novel of the...
- truck sleeper or sleeper cab is a compartment attached to the cabin of a truck used for rest or sleeping. The word "sleeper" references a sleeper car which...
- A sleeper agent is a spy who is placed in a target country or organization not to undertake an immediate mission but to act as a potential ****et if activated...
- A railroad tie or crosstie (American English) or railway sleeper (British English) is a rectangular support for the rails in railroad tracks. Generally...
- A sleeper hold may refer to: A type of chokehold A pre-MMA term for a version of the rear naked choke used in professional wrestling matches...
- Sleeper are an English rock band formed in London in 1993. The group had eight UK Top 40 hit singles and three UK Top 10 albums during the 1990s. Their...
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