(redirected from dozing)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Related to dozing: dosing, dozing off
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • all
  • verb
  • noun
  • phrase

Synonyms for doze

Synonyms for doze

to sleep for a brief period

a brief sleep

Synonyms for doze

a light fitful sleep


Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The mine first used Command for dozing in reclamation and now uses the system in production overburden removal in advance of dragline operations.
And she was caught dozing off by cameras, admitting that she wasn't "100 percent sober.
Newspapers many a times publish pictures of lawmakers dozing off even when serious legislations are being discussed in Parliament.
The risk of stroke also appeared to increase as the frequency of daytime dozing rose, suggesting a dose-response effect, Bernadette Boden-Albala, Dr.
0 = would never doze, 1 = slight chance of dozing, 2 = moderate chance of dozing, 3 = high chance of dozing
In the latest burglary in Edward Road, Bedworth, the victim was dozing on her sofa when she woke to find two strangers searching her living room.
The work embarked at a leisurely pace, with three women dozing in a suspended, tube-shaped frame until a man in a suit jacket ambled onstage, lit up, and offered a cigarette to each of them.
Never steer the earthmover during dozing operations.
Broadcasters have also been blocked from filming MPs dozing - John Prescott has been caught in the past - or picking their nose.
In between sleepy stints, they feed on their stored seeds, before dozing off again.
But the compositional cacophony ultimately yields to spatial order, thanks in large part to the vaguely glamorous lads, one per painting, who are shown variously dozing off with a book, reading in a rocking chair, writing in a journal, and gazing out of a window.
Do you find yourself dozing off while reading a book or watching television?
A Corvette wrapped in a Cadillac--sounds like something you'd dream while dozing off to the Speed Channel.
At my old school, my classes had about 30 kids per class and I sat in the back, dozing off.
The driver, who was admitted to hospital on Friday for a detailed medical checkup, was allowed to operate the train by himself for about 100 km after he was found dozing.