- s inclined to or marked by drowsiness
the sound had a somnolent effect
- Researchers reported in Science that the flies are somnolent mostly at night and active during daylight hours.
- John's closest friends are the Boston Public Library's somnolent pigeons.
- The mansion's colonnaded porch faces the somnolent Wicomico River, which flows past a placid pond and a white summerhouse.
News & Articles
- Bank Employee Falls Asleep On Keyboard, Transfers €222,222,222.22 By Mistake
Think only coked up and hyper hedgefund traders pose a systemic risk? As this AFP story reveals, somnolent, undercaffeinated tellers can be just as threatening to the global flow of funds. A "German bank employee fell asleep on his keyboard and accidentally transformed a minor transfer into a 222 million euro ($293 million) order, a court heard Monday. The Hessen labour court heard that the man ...
June 10, 2013 - Zero Hedge