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doze

verb [I]  us   /doʊz/
to have a short period of sleep, esp. during the day: My cat was dozing in front of the fireplace. If you doze off, you start to sleep, esp. during the day: I must have dozed off, because I don’t remember what happened next.
Translations of “doze”
in Arabic يَنَام نَوماً خَفيفاً…
in Korean 깜빡 졸다…
in Malaysian tidur-tidur ayam…
in French sommeiller…
in Turkish kestirmek, şekerleme yapmak…
in Italian sonnecchiare, dormicchiare…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指白天)小睡,打盹…
in Russian дремать…
in Polish drzemać…
in Vietnamese ngủ lơ mơ…
in Spanish dormitar…
in Portuguese cochilar…
in Thai งีบหลับ…
in German dösen…
in Catalan dormisquejar, fer una becaina…
in Japanese うとうとする…
in Indonesian terlelap…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指白天)小睡,打盹…
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