snoozes

snooze

[snooz]
verb (used without object), snoozed, snoozing.
1.
to sleep; slumber; doze; nap.
noun
2.
a short sleep; nap.

Origin:
1780–90; origin uncertain

snoozer, noun
snoozy, adjective
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snooze (snuːz)
 
vb
1.  (intr) to take a brief light sleep
 
n
2.  a nap
 
[C18: of unknown origin]
 
'snoozer
 
n
 
'snoozy
 
adj

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snooze
1789, cant word, of unknown origin, perhaps echoic of a snore.
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