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A light sleep; nap
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  1. A light sleep; nap
  2. A short, light sleep.
An inactive state
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  1. An inactive state
  2. Sleep
The downy or hairy surface of cloth formed by short hairs or fibers, esp. when artificially raised by brushing, etc.; pile
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  1. The downy or hairy surface of cloth formed by short hairs or fibers, esp. when artificially raised by brushing, etc.; pile
  2. A brief, light sleep; doze
  3. A brief sleep, often during the day.
The condition of being settled or resolved:
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  1. The condition of being settled or resolved:
  2. A period of inactivity, relaxation, or sleep:
  3. The repose of death:
The act of resting or the state of being at rest.
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  1. The act of resting or the state of being at rest.
  2. Calm or ease of manner; composure
  3. Rest
A short nap; a light sleep.
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  1. A short nap; a light sleep.
An indication of approval or assent:
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  1. An indication of approval or assent:
  2. A forward or up-and-down movement of the head, usually expressive of drowsiness or agreement:
  3. A sign of affirmation, assent, favorable decision, etc.
A nap, especially an afternoon one taken after lunch in some cultures.
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  1. A nap, especially an afternoon one taken after lunch in some cultures.
  2. A brief nap or rest taken after the noon meal, esp. in Spain and some Latin American countries
  3. A rest or nap after the midday meal.
A brief sleep; nap; doze
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  1. A brief sleep; nap; doze
  2. A brief light sleep.
To sleep lightly or fitfully; nap; be half asleep
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  1. To sleep lightly or fitfully; nap; be half asleep
  2. To use a bulldozer; bulldoze.
  3. To spend (time) dozing or as if dozing:
To sleep lightly; be half asleep; doze
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  1. To sleep lightly; be half asleep; doze
  2. To be half-asleep:
  3. To pass (time) by drowsing.
To take a light nap; doze.
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  1. To take a light nap; doze.
To be in a dormant or torpid state during a cold period, especially during the winter.
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  1. To be in a dormant or torpid state during a cold period, especially during the winter.
To breathe during sleep with harsh, snorting noises caused by vibration of the soft palate.
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  1. To breathe during sleep with harsh, snorting noises caused by vibration of the soft palate.
  2. To breathe, while asleep, with harsh sounds caused by vibration of the soft palate, usually with the mouth open
A series of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations occurring involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sleep.
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  1. A series of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations occurring involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sleep.
  2. A wild fancy or unrealistic hope:
  3. A state of abstraction; a trance:
An inactive state resembling deep sleep in which certain animals living in cold climates pass the winter. In hibernation, the body temperature is lowered and breathing and heart rates slow down. Hibernation protects the animal from cold and reduces the need for food during the season when food is scarce.
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  1. An inactive state resembling deep sleep in which certain animals living in cold climates pass the winter. In hibernation, the body temperature is lowered and breathing and heart rates slow down. Hibernation protects the animal from cold and reduces the need for food during the season when food is scarce.
The state or characteristic of being dormant; quiet, inactive restfulness.
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  1. The state or characteristic of being dormant; quiet, inactive restfulness.
(Gr. Myth., person, proper) The god of dreams, son of Hypnos
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  1. (Gr. Myth., person, proper) The god of dreams, son of Hypnos
  2. The god of dreams in Ovid's Metamorphoses.
Alternative spelling of shut-eye.
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  1. Alternative spelling of shut-eye.
  2. (Informal) Sleep.
To sleep
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  1. To sleep
  2. To spend in sleeping
  3. To pass (time) in sleep:
(Law) To complete the main presentation of (one's portion of a case):
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  1. (Law) To complete the main presentation of (one's portion of a case):
  2. To be unchanged or unresolved:
  3. To bring to rest; stop
(Cooking) To cover (something) with a sauce (usually in passive)
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  1. (Cooking) To cover (something) with a sauce (usually in passive)
  2. To doze or sleep lightly for a short time
  3. To sleep for a brief period, often during the day; doze.
To regard something as feasible or practical:
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  1. To regard something as feasible or practical:
  2. To conceive as possible; imagine:
  3. To have a dream or dreams
To be careless or momentarily inattentive as if sleepy; lapse:
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  1. To be careless or momentarily inattentive as if sleepy; lapse:
  2. To sway back and forth or up and down, or to hang down, as the tops of trees
  3. To summon, guide, or send by nodding the head:
To express or utter with a yawn
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  1. To express or utter with a yawn
  2. To be or become wide open; gape
  3. To utter wearily, as while yawning:
To live under distressing conditions; continue in a state of suffering
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  1. To live under distressing conditions; continue in a state of suffering
  2. To exist or continue in miserable or disheartening conditions:
  3. To become downcast or pine away in longing:
To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness.
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  1. To let droop; to suffer to fall, or let fall, into feebleness.
  2. To signal with or as with a flag; esp., to signal (the driver of a vehicle) to stop
  3. To hang loose without stiffness; to bend down, as flexible bodies; to be loose, yielding, limp.
To take one's ease; rest.
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  1. To take one's ease; rest.
  2. To release from intense concentration, hard work, worry, etc.; give rest to
  3. To rest from effort, worry, or work, as by lying down, engaging in recreation, etc.
To lie down to sleep, to put oneself in one's bed
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  1. To lie down to sleep, to put oneself in one's bed
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  1. To kidnap a cat.
  2. To take a short nap; doze lightly.
(Idiomatic) To go to bed.
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(Idiomatic) To go to bed.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To go to bed.
(Intransitive) to
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  1. (Intransitive) to
  2. (Intransitive, of a person) To arrive casually at a place.
An inactive state
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  1. An inactive state
  2. Sleep
To spend in sleeping
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  1. To spend in sleeping
  2. To sleep
  3. To pass (time) in sleep:
Find another word for sleep. In this page you can discover 59 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sleep, like: doze, the Sandman, slumber, sound sleep, nap, rest, repose, catnap, deep-sleep, nod and siesta.