Definition of hibernate:
display, beach, lie torpid for the winter, hole up, decode, sleep, close, keep out of society, deliver, seclude oneself, bristle, immure oneself, burrow, bite, boot, vegetate, emulate, winter, abort, frisk, claw, buck, gore, lie dormant, corrupt, buffer, crash, cast.
- "The Grafters", Francis Lynde.
If the cold in clime are cold in blood, we may be thankful that we do not hibernate eternally in the moon and in the nights of winter, when the cold north winds blow, we may look up through the casement and pity the sorrows of this poor old man.- "Moon Lore", Timothy Harley.
- "Butterflies Worth Knowing", Clarence M. Weed.