• synonyms


  1. a short sleep; nap
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verb (intr)
  1. to take a short sleep, snooze
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Word Origin for zizz

C20: of imitative origin
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Related Words for zizz

catnap, crash, nap, snooze, wink, siesta, zizz

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Historical Examples of zizz

  • Then the doors would be slammed shut, all the clerks flew to arms, up ran the consular flag, and zizz!

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