land of Nod

Definition of land of Nod

  1. :  the state of sleep a friendly fat toad … who had lately taken himself off to the land of Nod under the rough bank fringing my lawn — David Gunston

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Origin and Etymology of land of nod

from the Land of Nod in the Bible (Genesis 4:16); influenced in meaning by 1nod; from the nodding in drowsiness


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