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doss

verb \ ˈdȯs , ˈdäs \

Definition of doss

chiefly British
: to sleep or bed down in a convenient place usually used with down

Origin and Etymology of doss

origin unknown


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doss

noun

Definition of doss

chiefly British
: a crude or makeshift bed

Examples of doss in a Sentence

  1. the living room couch was my doss for the weekend I spent at my friend's Lake District cottage

First Known Use of doss

circa 1789

in the meaning defined above

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DOSS Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of doss for English Language Learners

  • : to sleep in a usually uncomfortable place that does not have a bed


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