sleep off

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To get rid of (a pain, illness, condition) by sleeping

On the other hand, drugs with drowsiness as a side-effect (eg certain types of analgesia, antidepressants) are best administered in the evening so that patients can sleep off the effect and be alert the following day.

get rid of by sleeping; "sleep off a hangover"
get rid of by sleeping; "sleep off a hangover
If you sleep off the effects of too much travelling, drink, or food, you recover from it by sleeping. It's a good idea to spend the first night of your holiday sleeping off the jet lag They had been up all night and were sleeping it off
relieve (drunkenness) by sleep
sleep off


    Sleep off

    Türkische aussprache

    slip ôf


    /ˈslēp ˈôf/ /ˈsliːp ˈɔːf/


    [ 'slEp ] (noun.) before 12th century. Middle English slepe, from Old English sl[AE]p; akin to Old High German slAf sleep and perhaps to Latin labi to slip, slide.

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