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wakeless

[weyk-lis] /ˈweɪk lɪs/
adjective
1.
(of sleep) sound; deep:
He lay in wakeless sleep.
Origin of wakeless
1815-1825
1815-25; wake1 + -less
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  • Is not he who thus apostrophizes the clouds, Ye posters of the wakeless air!

    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Thomas Wentworth Higginson
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wakeless

/ˈweɪklɪs/
adjective
1.
(of sleep) deep or unbroken
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