forty winks, go to sleep, snooze, awareness, siesta, catnap, kip, drift off, go off, nap, doze off, sleep, drop off, wink, drowse, slumber.
Surely she had fallen into a doze
in the midst of her reverie and dreamed this hateful apparition with the gleaming eyes and famished face!
- "The Lamp in the Desert", Ethel M. Dell.
Barely half an hour had elapsed, it was 9 P. M., the camp was in a semi- doze,
when I heard deep groans issuing from one of the animals.
- "How I Found Livingstone", Sir Henry M. Stanley.
Well, I doze
a little, sometimes, but that always was my way.
- "The Poetical Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Vol. 5 Poems Of The Class Of '29 (1851-1889)", Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr..