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SNOOZE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does snooze mean? 

SNOOZE (noun)
  The noun SNOOZE has 1 sense:

1. sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)

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


SNOOZE (verb)
  The verb SNOOZE has 1 sense:

1. sleep lightly or for a short period of time

  Familiarity information: SNOOZE used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


SNOOZE (noun)


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Meaning:

Sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

cat sleep; catnap; forty winks; short sleep; snooze; nap

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

sleeping (the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "snooze"):

siesta (a nap in the early afternoon (especially in hot countries))

zizz (a nap)


SNOOZE (verb)


Sense 1snooze [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Sleep lightly or for a short period of time

Classified under:

Verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care

Synonyms:

doze; drowse; snooze

Hypernyms (to "snooze" is one way to...):

catch a wink; catnap; nap (take a siesta)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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