Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
in a condition similar to sleep in which you do not see, feel, or think, usually because you are injured
used for saying that someone is unconscious or is made unconscious
unconscious after being given a drug to prevent you from feeling pain
sleeping very well
sleeping in a way that makes it difficult to wake you
someone who is semi-conscious is only partly conscious and is not fully awake
unconscious, or sleeping and not likely to wake up
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
the difference between how much money you get when you sell something and how much it costs you...
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of asleep and unconscious from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.