Translation of oversleep in Spanish:


quedarse dormido, v.

Pronunciation /ˌoʊvərˈslip/ /əʊvəˈsliːp/

intransitive verb overslept, overslept

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    quedarse dormido
    sorry I'm late, I overslept perdón por llegar tarde, me quedé dormido / no me desperté a tiempo
    • Except, perhaps, if only I'd slid my alarm fully to its ‘ON’ position, I might not have overslept, missed my train, the match, and what was by all accounts an exuberant weekend in Cardiff.
    • He says his favorite hobby is sleeping - and has been since his days at Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, where his baseball coach routinely made him clean the toilets whenever he overslept and was late for practice.
    • Normally, this would be great, but considering it was 7.30 am, (yes, overslept again), I was a bit confused as I was expecting the Today Programme.
    • Now, I've overslept - after waking up at 2 a.m. and seriously considering getting up for the day - and I'm all sore.
    • When she finally got through, her relief was inflected with incredulity: for the first time, her usually diligent daughter had overslept, and missed the bus.
    • Having overslept, leaving me with just 10 minutes to iron a shirt, have a shower and get dressed, I was forced to skip my usual breakfast of cornflakes, a banana and a glass of orange juice.
    • I'm late for work as I overslept after returning from my sensual experience at the Thai restaurant quite late last night… details later.
    • Frustration over Athens' transport system grew among media and Olympic officials today after some bus drivers overslept and others became lost on new roads.
    • But we have ALL overslept for work at some point.
    • I actually overslept and missed most of the first half.
    • Saturday I overslept, and then was informed that due to my lateness in getting home that night, I had to shovel the driveway.
    • Finally, one by one I found all five of them, each of whom had some weird and random reason not to be there, including one who overslept.
    • If he had overslept or if somebody else had done this or that, then it wouldn't have happened the way
    • This morning, I overslept because I was having a dream about oversleeping.
    • I curse myself for oversleeping through the 1999 eclipse.
    • There's nothing like walking in company for making friends of strangers, and there was plenty of leg-pulling about oversleeping and its relationship to good red wine when we boarded the coach next morning.
    • I woke up without oversleeping, and got into work with no rush AND having enough time to walk to the farther stop to catch the bus in.
    • Typically sufferers become low and lethargic, tend to overeat and oversleep, gain weight, and sometimes work and relationships suffer as a result of low confidence and self-esteem.
    • Try and get an early night so I don't oversleep tomorrow.
    • If I don't get that much, I tend to oversleep until I've had the 4 hours, no matter how many alarms I have set.