doze

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Synonyms for doze

Synonyms for doze

to sleep for a brief period

a brief sleep

Synonyms for doze

a light fitful sleep

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Jerry roused to Skipper's entrance under the blanket, and, quite as if it were a long-established custom, curled in between his arm and side, and, after one happy sniff and one kiss of his cool little tongue, as Skipper pressed his cheek against him caressingly, dozed off to sleep.
Billy dozed off first, and roosters were crowing somewhere in the distance when Saxon's eyes closed.
Then Kim heard him snuff thrice, and dozed off, still laughing.
You dozed off in your turn, but you were naturally the first to come to yourself.
Just before he dozed off, the idea of Hippolyte murdering ten men flitted through his brain, and he smiled at the absurdity of such a thought.
I believe I dozed off leaning over the rail, till an abrupt burst of yells, an over- whelming outbreak of a pent-up and mysterious frenzy, woke me up in a bewildered wonder.
It then lifted up its head, to notice that the bereaved Jasper was still ever devoted to discovery and revenge; and then dozed off again.
Vesey (always the first of the party to sit down) took possession of an arm-chair in a corner, and dozed off comfortably to sleep.
It is not to be seriously supposed that Razumov had actually dozed off and had dreamed in the presence of Councillor Mikulin, of an old print of the Inquisition.
Alan Currums, prosecuting, said victim Mark Byrne was assaulted after he woke Barry, who had dozed off on his bus.
The "Anaconda" rapper was so tired with her countless obligations that she dozed off right in the middle of an interview.
According to court records, the driver was transporting a number of workers on Emirates Road last May, when he dozed off and rammed his bus into a stationary vehicle.
We suspect that he might have dozed off while driving," friends of the victim told Times of Oman after repatriating his body to India.
One percent of the respondents say they had an accident because they dozed off or were too tired to drive, a figure that has remained consistent in the polls.
This worked OK for the next three weeks; but, on week four, Uncle Dave dozed off and his loud snoring continued uninterrupted.