Definition of napping:
- inattentive (part of speech: adjective)
- reposing (part of speech: verb)
- "The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6)", Aphra Behn.
The President's message; plenty of good, honest intentions; simple, unaffected wording, but a confession that by the attack on Sumpter, and the uprising of Virginia, the administration was, so to speak, caught napping.- "Diary from March 4, 1861, to November 12, 1862", Adam Gurowski.
- "Plunkitt of Tammany Hall", George Washington Plunkitt.