catnap

Definitions of catnap
  1. noun
    sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)
    synonyms: cat sleep, forty winks, nap, short sleep, snooze
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    types:
    siesta
    a nap in the early afternoon (especially in hot countries)
    zizz
    a nap
    type of:
    sleeping
    the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate
  2. verb
    take a siesta
    synonyms: catch a wink, nap
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    types:
    doze, drowse, snooze
    sleep lightly or for a short period of time
    type of:
    catch some Z's, kip, log Z's, sleep, slumber
    be asleep
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