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Definition of the verb doze off
What does doze off mean as a doing phrase?
- change from a waking to a sleeping state
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Agent - being] [Verb] Gloria snoozed [Agent - being] [Verb] [Theme] Gloria slept the sleep of the dead
- lexical domain: Body Actions - verbs of grooming, dressing and bodily care
- synonyms of doze off: dope off / drift off / drop off / drowse off / fall asleep / flake out / nod off
- more specific term: zonk out = fall asleep fast, as when one is extremely tired
Alternative definition of the verb doze off
- To fall asleep unintentionally
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by Oxford University Press
doze off fall lightly asleep. doz•en /ed/z/n/ n. 1 (pl. doz•en) twelve, regarded collectively: two dozen eggs. 2 set of twelve. 3 very many: made dozens of mistakes. ▫ by the dozen in large quantities. Dr. abbr. 1 Doctor. 2 Drive. drab /drab / adj.
doze off vi to go into a light sleep: / dozed off in front of the television. drain away/off 1 vt sep to allow (water etc) to run away completely: ...
Javanese English Dictionary (2013)
by Stuart Robson, Dr., Singgih Wibisono
II, ngleler 1 to calm down, almost doze off; 2 to leave unobtrusively, creep off; ngleleri to soothe. klèlèr, ...
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- Doze off Meaning
Video shows what doze off means. to fall asleep unintentionally. Doze off Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say doze off. Powered ...
- Phrasal verb: doze off - Day 18 with JenniferESL
Day 18: doze off Index: 0:12 Introduction. Listen to the phrasal verb in context. 0:42 Identify the meaning. 1:14 Explanation. Study its meaning and use.
- Doze off - English Phrasal Verb
- Doze Off - ESL Phrasal Verb
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