hibernating hibernating


  • (adj) in a condition of biological rest or suspended animation



  1. And in that cozier place we retreated to, Berlin was waiting, hibernating.
  2. Stephane is the man with the hibernating heart.
  3. The literary critics, humorists and personal essayists seemed to be hibernating.


  • Lauren Conrad: Boyfriend William Tell Is 'Very Good For Me'

    MTV cameras may no longer follow "The Hills" star Lauren Conrad wherever she goes, but that doesn't mean the 27-year-old is hibernating—far from it, in fact! With multiple fashion lines, a best-selling book series and an e-commerce site (The Little Market) launching in September, Lauren is busier than ever, establishing herself as something of a [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: MTV


  1. "Guess you could say I've been hibernating for the past few months," guitarist Ryan Ross wrote on the band's official site. "I'll be meeting up with everyone at the cabin in a few days to begin working on songs again. This record is going to...
    on Mar 7, 2007 By: Ryan Ross Source: MTV.com

  2. "Some question whether the AQ Khan network is truly out of business, asking if it's not merely hibernating. We'd be foolish to rule out that chilling possibility," Royce said.
    on May 26, 2006 By: Ed Royce Source: Zee News

  3. "Perhaps I am a bear, or some hibernating animal underneath, for the instinct to be half asleep all winter is so strong in me," argued Anne Morrow Lindbergh.
    on Dec 19, 2007 By: Anne Morrow Lindbergh Source: Sun.Star

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