Synonyms of doze in English:

doze


See definition of doze

verb

1‘he dozed but woke with a start’

SYNONYMS

catnap, nap, take a nap, take a siesta, sleep lightly, drowse, rest

informal snooze, have a snooze, snatch forty winks, get some shut-eye

British informal kip, have a kip, get some kip, zizz, have a zizz, get some zizz

North American informal catch some Zs, catch a few Zs

literary slumber

ANTONYMS

be awake


noun

1‘she had a short doze before work’

SYNONYMS

catnap, nap, siesta, light sleep, drowse, rest

informal snooze, forty winks

British informal kip, zizz

literary slumber


Phrases

    doze off

      ‘he dozed off in front of the fire’

      SYNONYMS

      fall asleep, go to sleep, drop off, get to sleep

      informal

      nod off, go off, drift off, crash out, go out like a light, flake out, conk out

      North American informal

      sack out, zone out

      ANTONYMS

      wake up, stay awake