Definitions of dozing

  1.   of Doze
  2.   half asleep; " made drowsy by the long ride"; " it seemed a pity to disturb the drowsing ( or dozing) professor"; " a tired dozy child"; " the nodding ( or napping) grandmother in her rocking chair"

Quotes of dozing

  1. When I went back to England after a year away, the country seemed stuck, dozing in a fairy tale, stifled by the weight of tradition. – Brian Eno

Usage examples for dozing

  1. Sir Patrick's eye turned toward Geoffrey, dozing in an arm- chair in a corner of the room. ” – Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins
  2. And to J. M. 's feeble surprise he found himself doing exactly as he was told, dozing off with a curious weak- headed feeling of comfort. ” – Hillsboro People by Dorothy Canfield
  3. He sayd, No; and, indeede, I think, had been dozing soe then sate still, and bethoughte me what 'twere best to doe. ” – Mary Powell & Deborah's Diary by Anne Manning
  4. He lies there between dozing and dreaming and praying, and always seems content. ” – Friarswood Post-Office by Charlotte M. Yonge
  5. And in between dozing and talking to himself and the neighbours, who ran in to inquire for his health, Uncle Ambrose used to spend some time in reading his Bible. ” – The Loves of Ambrose by Margaret Vandercook