snooze button

noun

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

First Known Use of snooze button

1956


SNOOZE BUTTON Defined for English Language Learners

snooze button

noun

Definition of snooze button for English Language Learners

  • : 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


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