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Asleep and unconscious

asleep

adjective

not awake

unconscious

adjective

in a condition similar to sleep in which you do not see, feel, or think, usually because you are injured

comatose

adjective

unconscious or in a coma

out

adverb, preposition

used for saying that someone is unconscious or is made unconscious

under

adverb, preposition

unconscious after being given a drug to prevent you from feeling pain

sound asleep

sleeping very well

fast asleep

sleeping in a way that makes it difficult to wake you

semi-conscious

adjective

someone who is semi-conscious is only partly conscious and is not fully awake

out cold

completely unconscious

out for the count

unconscious, or sleeping and not likely to wake up

dark pool

a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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