drift off

phrasal verb
drifted off; drifting off; drifts off

Definition of drift off

informal
: to fall asleep She drifted off while I was still talking. He gradually drifted off to sleep.

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“Drift off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drift%20off. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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