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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A light fitful sleep v. - Sleep lightly or for a short period of time; Be on the verge of sleeping.

Usage examples (33)
  • Verb (used with object) : He drowsed away the morning
  • The wrinkled old farmer looked up from his drowse.
  • And would you learn the spells that drowse my soul?
  • Cat M-mv, seven, prefers to drowse among the books. for more
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