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snooze button

noun

Simple Definition of snooze button

  • : a button on an alarm clock that stops the alarm from making noise for a short time so that the sleeper can rest for a few more minutes

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of snooze button

  1. :  a button on an alarm clock that stops and resets the alarm for a short time later to allow for more rest —called also snooze alarm

1956

First Known Use of snooze button

1956


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