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siestanoun [C]

 us   /siˈes·tə/
a ​rest or ​sleep taken at the ​beginning of the ​afternoon, esp. in ​hotcountries
(Definition of siesta from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “siesta”
in Spanish Siesta…
in Vietnamese giấc ngủ trưa…
in Malaysian tidur sekejap…
in Thai การงีบหลับตอนบ่าย…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指气候炎热国家的)午睡…
in Turkish öğle uykusu, kestirme, şekerleme…
in Russian сиеста…
in Indonesian tidur siang…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指氣候炎熱國家的)午睡…
in Polish sjesta…
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