sleep through - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb
present tense
I/you/we/theysleep through
he/she/itsleeps through
present participlesleeping through
past tenseslept through
past participleslept through
  1. 1
    [transitive] sleep through something to remain sleeping although there is a lot of noise around you

    He slept through the whole storm.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to continue sleeping for a long time
    sleep through until/to:

    I was so tired I slept through until noon.

See also main entry: sleep