[ snooz ]
/ snuz /
verb (used without object), snoozed, snooz·ing.
to sleep; slumber; doze; nap.
a short sleep; nap.
Words nearby snooze
Origin of snooze
First recorded in 1780–90; origin uncertain
OTHER WORDS FROM snoozesnooz·er, nounsnooz·y, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for snoozy
/ (snuːz) informal /
(intr) to take a brief light sleep
Derived forms of snoozesnoozer, nounsnoozy, adjective
Word Origin for snooze
C18: of unknown origin
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