asleep (adv) əˈslip
in a state of sleep
"were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"
asleep(p), benumbed, numb (adj)
"my foot is asleep"; "numb with cold"
asleep(p), at peace(p), at rest(p), deceased, departed, gone (adverb)
"he is deceased"; "our dear departed friend"
into a sleeping state
"he fell asleep"
in the sleep of death