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 Dictionary entry overview: What does siesta mean? 

SIESTA (noun)
  The noun SIESTA has 1 sense:

1. a nap in the early afternoon (especially in hot countries)

  Familiarity information: SIESTA used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

SIESTA (noun)

Sense 1siesta [BACK TO TOP]


A nap in the early afternoon (especially in hot countries)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("siesta" is a kind of...):

cat sleep; catnap; forty winks; nap; short sleep; snooze (sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed))

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