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Synonyms for catnap

a brief sleep

to sleep for a brief period

Synonyms for catnap

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

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A poll of 500 office staff found most of those having a catnap fell asleep for less than 10 minutes, but one in 10 of those nodding off snoozed for more than half an hour.
While Rhoda Fleishman shops at the Lane County Farmer's Market, her dog, Gertrude Bell, grabs a catnap on the warm pavement in the park blocks of downtown Eugene, where the Farmer's Market is open today and has a season-ending session next Tuesday.
A spokeswoman for Asda said: "Pixie is quite an independent moggy, who tends to turn up when he pleases and enjoys a catnap outside the store.
ENJOYING a catnap is Harry, he belongs to Hilary Robinson of Thornaby.
Things like sneaking a catnap under the bunks because he was sleep deprived.
The 13-week-old kitty had climbed in for a catnap - when scalding water poured into the machine.
He belongs to Claire Shepherd from Hartlepool ENJOYING a catnap is Hermione.
Some of the students were allowed a five-minute catnap at the start, and they recalled significantly more words.
power naps: A hotel chain have begun renting out rooms for half an hour to enable tired motorists to take a catnap.
The money will help ensure our troops have a place to catch a catnap, enjoy a nice buffet, watch TV or call home while they're traveling through L.
A HOTEL chain yesterday began renting out its rooms for half-an-hour to enable tired motorists to take a catnap.
And that appeal is enduring - for the creature who put the cat in catnap celebrates his 25th anniversary tomorrow.
There is evidence that a single 15-20 minute catnap can revive the senses.
Eight hours, and if I don't get it I really value a catnap.
The army officer will be forced to catnap for almost 42 days in a row when he takes part in a major endurance test this spring.