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English definition of “doze off”

doze off

informal phrasal verb with doze     /dəʊz/ US  /doʊz/ verb [I]
If you doze off, you start to sleep , especially during the day : The office was so hot I nearly dozed off at my desk .Sleep and sleeping
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