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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (adjective) asleep

Synonyms: deceased, departed, gone, asleep, at peace, at rest Definition: dead Usage: he is deceased; our dear departed friend

Hypernyms: dead Definition: no longer having or seeming to have or expecting to have life Usage: the nerve is dead; a dead pallor; he was marked as a dead man by the assassin

Synonyms: asleep Definition: in a state of sleep Usage: were all asleep when the phone rang; fell asleep at the wheel

Hypernyms: at rest Definition: in a state of repose or especially sleep

Hypernyms: torpid, dormant, hibernating Definition: in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation Usage: dormant buds; a hibernating bear; torpid frogs

Hypernyms: dozy, drowsing, drowsy Definition: half asleep Usage: made drowsy by the long ride; it seemed a pity to disturb the drowsing (or dozing) professor; a tired dozy child; the nodding (or napping) grandmother in her rocking chair

Hypernyms: fast asleep, sound asleep Definition: sleeping deeply Usage: lying fast asleep on the sofa; it would be cruel to wake him; he's sound asleep

Hypernyms: hypnoid Definition: of or relating to a state of sleep or hypnosis

Hypernyms: sleepy, sleepy-eyed, sleepyheaded Definition: ready to fall asleep Usage: beginning to feel sleepy; a sleepy-eyed child with drooping eyelids; sleepyheaded students

Hypernyms: slumberous, slumbery, slumbrous, somnolent Definition: inclined to or marked by drowsiness Usage: slumberous (or slumbrous) eyes; `slumbery' is archaic; the sound had a somnolent effect

Hypernyms: unawakened Definition: still asleep

Synonyms: asleep, benumbed, numb Definition: lacking sensation Usage: my foot is asleep; numb with cold

Hypernyms: insensible Definition: incapable of physical sensation Usage: insensible to pain; insensible earth