drowse


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sleep

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a light fitful sleep

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sleep lightly or for a short period of time

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Rising from a tropical jungle in the heart of downtown, the house was magical, a treetop sanctuary with a big wraparound deck where cats would drowse in the sun-dappled shade of palms, bamboo and mango trees.
Perhaps when summer days drowse long You'll hear tomatoes sing a song, While Pentland Javelins cleave the air And roaring's heard from sweetcorn lair.
If he started to drowse, the balls would slip out and clang on the plates, waking him up.
Certain scenes, however, shook him from this naturalistic drowse and elicit everything he derived from Turner and Whistler.
Sophie starts to nod off and I drowse, too, in the hot wind blowing through the van.
Connect to and drowse your databases using native connections.
Our Lady of Lourdes church and school offered a beginning at answering these questions, and not just by providing creeds to memorize and homilies to drowse by.
You can also set an alarm zone to warn you if another vessel intrudes closer than a given range into your area; a handy thing to have when you might be about to drowse off at 2 or 3 a.
The 52-year-old retired farmer landed his fish near Kinlough on the Leitrim bank of the River Drowse which forms part of the border with Co Donegal.
Moderate is when a patient may drowse off but can be stimulated by calling his name.
I mean, I've never heard myself snoring but my wife Maria says I can drowse my way into the arms of Morpheus whilst watching EastEnders and cause cats to abandon the living room in terror with the stentorian reverberance and guttural resonance of my heavy breathing from Slumberland.
Shasta City, 60 miles north of Redding, seems to drowse in the triple-digit weather.
When Amanda went to bed, she would immediately slip into the drowse and false peace of burgeoning sleep, only to feel her body jolt awake in a hypnic jerk.
If you stand near its fountain in the middle of the lobby, where ducks waddle and turtles drowse, ultimately you will meet everybody who is anybody in the Delta," said historian David Cohn back in 1935.