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English definition of “doss”

doss

verb [I usually + adv/prep]     /dɒs/ US  /dɑːs/ UK slang
to sleep outside or in an empty building because you have no home and no money: She was dossing in doorways until the police picked her up. → See also dosshouseHomelessnessSleep and sleeping (also doss down) to sleep somewhere without a bed: Can I doss down at your house tonight, after the party?HomelessnessSleep and sleeping
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