One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘But when he'd asked, when he'd lifted a hand to my face and looked at me with those slumberous green eyes of his, any logic I'd possessed had crumbled like nothing more than a flimsy, false idol.’
- ‘Henry David Thoreau described the song of one species as ‘a slumberous breathing,’ an ‘intenser dream.’’
- ‘A woman with a coy smile and slumberous eyes could gain access to locales and secrets a male counterpart would have to kill for.’
- ‘The waking of the wood may mean that the slumbrous dream was not real anyway, that daytime reality has now supervened, replacing defiance with pleasant companionship.’
- ‘Charlie had almost dozed off into a restless sleep when Richie's voice startled him out of his slumberous state.’
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