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Definition 1: a light fitful sleep - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for drowse in the sense of this definition

(drowse is a kind of ...) the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate

Definition 2: be on the verge of sleeping - [verb of body]

Samples where drowse or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The students were drowsing in the 8 AM class

(drowse is a kind of ...) be at rest

(... is a kind of drowse ) be almost asleep

"The old man sat nodding by the fireplace"

Definition 3: sleep lightly or for a short period of time - [verb of body]

Synonyms for drowse in the sense of this definition

(drowse is a kind of ...) take a siesta

"She naps everyday after lunch for an hour"

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