sleep on - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theysleep on
he/she/itsleeps on
present participlesleeping on
past tenseslept on
past participleslept on
  1. sleep on something to wait to make a decision until the next day, after you have rested and had more time to think

    Let me sleep on it and give you an answer tomorrow.

See also main entry: sleep