Snooze - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |snuːz|  American pronunciation of the word snooze
Brit.  |snuːz|  British pronunciation of the word snooze

noun

- sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed) (syn: catnap, nap)

verb

- sleep lightly or for a short period of time (syn: doze, drowse)

Examples

...took a snooze after lunch to refresh himself...

...man, that novel is a snooze—there's not one interesting character in it...

His parents are in the upper room snoozing in front of the TV.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: snooze
he/she/it: snoozes
present participle: snoozing
past tense: snoozed
past participle: snoozed
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