Grab forty winks

Grab forty winks
have a short nap

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • grab forty winks — Australian Slang have a short nap …   English dialects glossary

  • doze — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. & v. i. snooze, nap, drowse. See repose. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. nap, drowse, slumber; see sleep . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. nap, sleep, snooze, *nod off, slumber, drowse, *catch forty winks,… …   English dictionary for students

  • nap — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. doze, sleep; pile, surface, texture. See repose. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A short sleep] Syn. siesta, cat nap, snooze, doze; see rest 1 , sleep . 2. [The finish of certain goods, especially fabric] Syn …   English dictionary for students

  • snooze — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. nap, doze, sleep, forty winks. See inactivity. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. slumber, drowse, nap; see rest 1 , sleep . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. doze, nap, drowse, *catch some Zs, take a siesta.… …   English dictionary for students

  • nap — [n1] short, light sleep break, catnap, doze, few z’s*, forty winks*, interlude, intermission, microsleep*, nod, pause, respite, rest, shuteye*, siesta, snooze*, spot; concept 315 nap [n2] grain of material down, feel, fiber, grit, outside, pile,… …   New thesaurus

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  • nod — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. salute, greeting, recognition; sign, signal; permission, agreement. v. t. dip, incline, bob. v. i. greet, signal, sign; sleep, nap, doze, drowse. See command, inactivity, indication, assent. II (Roget …   English dictionary for students

  • siesta — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. nap, snooze, doze, rest. See repose. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. nap, doze, rest; see sleep . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. rest, *catnap, snooze. see nap IV (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun A brief… …   English dictionary for students

  • catnap — (Roget s Thesaurus II) I noun A brief sleep: doze, nap, siesta, snooze. See AWARENESS. II verb To sleep for a brief period: doze (off), nap, nod (off), siesta, snooze. Idiom: catch (or grab or take) forty winks. See AWARENESS …   English dictionary for students

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