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nap

noun /nӕp/
a short sleep She always has a nap after lunch. catch (someone) napping to catch (someone) unprepared for a particular emergency etc
coger/pillar a alguien desprevenido
The Liverpool defence were caught napping and conceded a goal early in the second half.
Translations of “nap”
in Korean 낮잠…
in Arabic غَفْوة…
in French (petit) somme…
in Italian sonnellino, pisolino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 睡覺, (尤指日間的)打盹,小睡…
in Russian короткий сон…
in Turkish şekerleme, kısa uyku…
in Polish drzemka…
in Portuguese sesta, cochilo…
in German das Nickerchen…
in Catalan migdiada, becaina…
in Japanese 昼寝…
in Chinese (Simplified) 睡觉, (尤指日间的)打盹,小睡…
(Definition of nap from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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