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doze

 
 
pronunciation:
doz
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: dozes, dozing, dozed
definition 1: to sleep lightly or for a short time.
The child dozed in the car on the ride home.
synonyms:
nap, snooze
similar words:
sleep, slumber
definition 2: to fall into a light sleep (often followed by "off").
She was so tired that she dozed off in class.
similar words:
drop off, nod
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part of speech: noun
definition: a short, light sleep.
He took a doze on the couch.
synonyms:
nap, snooze
similar words:
sleep, slumber
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derivation: dozer (n.)