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Definitions of drowse

  1. sleep lightly or for a short period of time Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a light fitful sleep Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. be on the verge of sleeping; "The students were drowsing in the 8 AM class" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. To sleep imperfectly or unsoundly; to slumber; to be heavy with sleepiness; to doze. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To make heavy with sleepiness or imperfect sleep; to make dull or stupid. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. A slight or imperfect sleep; a doze. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. To be heavy with sleepiness; be half-asleep. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8. A light sleep. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. To nod the head, as when heavy with sleep: to look heavy and dull. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. To make heavy with sleep: to stupefy. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. To grow heavy with sleep; doze. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  12. To doze; be listless. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. A doze. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. Drowsy state. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  15. To make heavy with sleep; to make dull or stupid. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. To doze; to be heavy with sleepiness; to be heavy and dull. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  17. To slumber; to grow heavy with sleep. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  18. drowz, v.i. to be heavy with sleep: to look heavy and dull.--v.t. to make heavy with sleep: to stupefy.--n. a half-sleeping state.--ns. DROWS'IHEAD, DROWS'IHED (Spens.), drowsiness, sleepiness.--adv. DROWS'ILY.--n. DROWS'INESS.--adj. DROWS'Y, sleepy: heavy: dull: inducing sleep. [A.S. drúsian, to be sluggish; Dut. dreósen, to fall asleep.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  19. Be dull& sleepy, half asleep; be sluggish; make drowsy; pass away (time) in drowsing; (n.) half-asleep condition. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary

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