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declining, down, downward, drooping, sagging, sinking.
dazed, dopy, dozing, dreamy, drugged, heavy, indolent, lackadaisical, languid, lazy, lulling, napping, nodding, restful, soothing, tired, half asleep.
asleep, comatose, dopey, dozy, drowsy, hypnotic, inactive, lethargic, listless, quiet, sleeping, sleepyhead, slow, sluggish, slumberous, slumbery, somnolent, soporific, torpid, yawning, out of it, draggy, slumbersome, snoozy, heavy*, blah*, out*.
sleepyhead, slumbery, draggy, slumbersome.
anesthetic, balmy, calming, deadening, dull, mesmerizing, narcotic, numbing, opiate, quietening, sedative, somniferous, tranquilizing.
apparent, casual, cosmetic, cursory, desultory, empty, evident, exterior, external, flash, flimsy, frivolous, general, glib, half-baked, hasty, hurried, ignorant, inattentive, lightweight, one-dimensional, ostensible, outward, partial, passing, perfunctory, peripheral, seeming, shallow, shoal, silly, sketchy, skin-deep, slapdash, slight, summary, surface, trivial, uncritical, warped, Depthless, on the surface, smattery, tip of the iceberg, quick-fix.
asleep, cernuous, dozing, dozy, drooping, drowsing, drowsy, napping, pendulous, unerect.
approaching, bowing, embracing, greeting, hugging, kissing, signaling, smiling, waving, welcoming, Accosting, Acknowledging, Noticing, Receiving, Saluting, Vociferating, kowtowing, hailing, curtsying, shaking hands with.
dangling, drooping, hanging, lolling, sagging, swaying, swinging, trailing, Bobbing, Draggling, Draping.
alerting, branding, flagging, gesticulating, guiding, marking, pointing, pointing out, prompting, symbolizing, winking, Beckoning, Betokening, Denoting, Designating, Gesturing, Indicating, Labeling, Motioning, Noting, Notifying, Nudging, Shrugging, Tagging, Ticketing, Stamping, cueing.
acknowledge, acquiesce, agree, approve, assent, beckon, bend, bow, concur, consent, curtsy, dip, doze, drift, drift off, droop, drowse, duck, greet, indicate, nap, recognize, respond, salute, sign, signal, sleep, slump, say yes, be sleepy, become inattentive.
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– Lady Rose's Daughter by Mrs. Humphry Ward
– The Wicked Marquis by E. Phillips Oppenheim
– Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
– Soldiers of Fortune by Richard Harding Davis