Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of SOMNAMBULATION

Pronunciation:  sâm`nambyu'leyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  walking by a person who is asleep
 

SOMNAMBULATION is a 14 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: noctambulation, noctambulism, sleepwalking, somnambulism
 
 See Also: sleeping, walk, walking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Som*nam`bu*la"tion\, n. [L. somnus sleep +
ambulatio a walking about, from ambulare to walk. See
{Somnolent}, {Amble}.]
The act of walking in sleep.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY