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snooze

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of snooze

  1. 1 a short sleep took a snooze after lunch to refresh himself Synonyms of snooze catnap, doze, drowse, forty winks, kip [chiefly British], siesta, nap, winkWords Related to snooze repose, rest; slumber; bed

  2. 2 someone or something boring man, that novel is a snooze—there's not one interesting character in it Synonyms of snooze bore, drip, droner, dullsville, nudnik (also nudnick), drag, snoozer, yawn, yawnerWords Related to snooze bummer, downer; bromide, pillNear Antonyms of snooze blast, gas [slang], kick, rush, upper


snooze

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of snooze

  1. 1 to be in a state of sleep snoozed through those long winter nights under a thick down comforter Synonyms of snooze catnap, doze, nap, rest, slumber, sleepWords Related to snooze drop off, drowse (off), nod off; oversleep, sleep in; dream, hibernateNear Antonyms of snooze arise, arouse, awake, rise, wake

  2. 2 to sleep lightly or briefly she was just snoozing when she heard the knock at the door Synonyms of snooze catnap, doze, drowse, kip [British], slumber, napWords Related to snooze relax, repose, rest; couch, lay, lie, roost; lullNear Antonyms of snooze arise, arouse, awake, awaken, get up, rise, rouse, uprise, wake (up), waken



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