nap

[n_ˈa_p], [nˈap], [nˈap]

Definitions of nap:

  1.   Napped. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  2.   The woolly substance on the surface of cloth: the downy covering of plants. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3.   A short sleep; woolly fibres on the surface of cloth. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4.   The woolly or smooth hairy substance on the surface of cloth; the downy substance on plants. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  5.   To take a short sleep. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6.   To take a short sleep: to feel drowsy and secure:- pr. p. napping; pa. p. napped'. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7.   To doze. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  8.   A short slumber; doze; the woolly substance on the surface of cloth; etc.; pile. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9.   NAPPY. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10.   The woolly or villous substance on the surface of cloth; the downy substance on plants. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  11.   To have a short sleep; to feel drowsy. – Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12.   A short sleep. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13.   A sort of sleep or slumber. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  14.   Napping. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15.   To have a short sleep; to be careless or secure. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Quotes for nap:

  1. My door was open part of the time, and part of the time I tried to get a nap and their voices annoyed me, and I closed it. I kept it open in summer more or less, and closed in winter. – Lizzie Andrew Borden
  2. I don't generally feel anything until noon, then it's time for my nap – Oliver Wendell Holmes
  3. But the important thing is to lie down and fall asleep. That little nap means you wake up fresh again and can continue. – James Levine
  4. There is more refreshment and stimulation in a nap even of the briefest, than in all the alcohol ever distilled. – Ovid
  5. No day is so bad it can't be fixed with a nap – Carrie P. Snow

Usage examples for nap:

  1. Taking a nap I believe." ” – Legacy by James H Schmitz
  2. While Mother Bunker thought he was with the other children, they had no idea Mun Bun had refused to take his usual nap and had followed them from the house. ” – Six Little Bunkers at Cowboy Jack's by Laura Lee Hope
  3. Tell me- when you saw that I was beginning to think, why didn't you just needle me down for a short nap and leave? ” – The Man Who Staked the Stars by Charles Dye
  4. Not that way, he said; Dysart is in there taking a nap – The Danger Mark by Robert W. Chambers
  5. He wears an old silk hat whose nap is attacked with a skin disease. ” – Letters of a Dakota Divorcee by Jane Burr
  6. “ I write on my Oxford job till one, then lunch, then nap then to my ... ” – The Letters of William James, Vol. II by William James
  7. We waited five minutes before Scharnhoff came in, looking as if we had disturbed his nap – Jimgrim and Allah's Peace by Talbot Mundy
  8. She was right, for the wheel had not gone around many times, when the tap of the cane was heard, and the old lady came rustling in, quite ready for a chat, now that three cups of her own good tea and a nap in the chimney corner had refreshed her. ” – Spinning-Wheel Stories by Louisa May Alcott
  9. Why don't you take a nap or- something? ” – Brother and Sister by Josephine Lawrence
  10. Have you had a pleasant nap – A Beautiful Alien by Julia Magruder

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