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. Sleeper may also refer to: Sleeper (Marvel Comics), a **** German robot utilized by the Red Skull in Marvel Comics...
- (August 30, 1952 – March 28, 2020), better known by the nickname Grim Sleeper, was an American serial killer who was responsible for at least ten murders...
- In the entertainment industry, a sleeper hit is a film, television series, music release, video game or some other entertainment product that is initially...
- 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...
- 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...
- Sleeper is the collective name for overnight sleeper train services between London and Scotland, in the United Kingdom. It is one of only two sleeper...
- large shark of the family Somniosidae ("sleeper sharks"), closely related to the Pacific and southern sleeper sharks. The distribution of this species...
- The Sleeper Awakes is a dystopian science fiction novel by English writer H. G. Wells, about a man who sleeps for two hundred and three years, waking...
- A sleeper ship is a hypothetical type of crewed spacecraft in which most or all of the crew spend the journey in some form of hibernation or suspended...
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