Definition of Sleeper:
A railroad tie.
A train carrying sleeping cars.
A movie, book, play, etc., that achieves sudden unexpected success after initially attracting little attention, typically one that proves popular without much promotion or expenditure.
A stocky fish with mottled coloration which occurs widely in warm seas and fresh water.
Stock not popular with investors but having significant potential for growth once it is able to attract enough attention. Opposite of high flyer.
A person or animal who is asleep or who sleeps in a specified way.
Synonyms of Sleeper
Amytal, Amytal pill, Demerol, Dolophine, H, Luminal, Luminal pill, M, Mickey Finn, Nembutal, Nembutal pill, Pullman, Pullman car, Seconal, Seconal pill, Tuinal, Tuinal pill, Alcohol, Amobarbital sodium, Analgesic, Anodyne, Baggage car, Barb, Barbiturate, Barbiturate pill, Black stuff, Blue, Blue angel, Blue devil, Blue heaven, Blue velvet, Boxcar, Caboose, Calmative, Car, Carriage, Chair car, Chloral hydrate, Coach, Coal car, Codeine, Codeine cough syrup, Covered waggon, Day coach, Depressant, Depressor, Diner, Dinghy, Dining car, Dolly, Downer, Drawing room, Flat, Flatcar, Gondola, Goofball, Hard stuff, Heroin, Hop, Horse, Hypnotic, Junk, Knockout drops, Laudanum, Lie-abed, Liquor, Local, Lotus, Luggage van, Mail car, Mail van, Meperidine, Methadone, Morphia, Morphine, Narcotic, Opiate, Opium, Pacifier, Pain killer, Palace car, Paregoric, Parlor car, Passenger car, Pen yan, Phenobarbital, Phenobarbital sodium, Purple heart, Quietener, Railway car, Rainbow, Red, Reefer, Refrigerator car, Roomette, Scag, Secobarbital sodium, Sedative, Shit, Sleep-inducer, Sleeping beauty, Sleeping draught, Sleeping pill, Sleepwalker, Sleepyhead, Slugabed, Smack, Smoker, Smoking car, Sodium thiopental, Somnambulist, Somnifacient, Somniloquist, Soother, Soothing syrup, Soporific, Stockcar, Tank, Tar, Tender, Tranquilizer, Truck, Turps, Van, Waggon, White stuff, Yellow, Yellow jacket
How to use Sleeper in a sentence?
- He was a light sleeper, for long periods an insomniac.
- Most fish species cannot tolerate such fluctuations, but some gobies and sleepers have adapted physiologically in ways that have enabled them to thrive.
- A sleeper train.
- Last week, 80 rivets were also removed from sleepers on a railroad located between the Ban Pa Rai and Ban Kong Sai Railway Stations in Muang District of Pattani.
- This low-budget, black-and-white American sleeper concerns two brothers.
Meaning of Sleeper & Sleeper Definition