doze

verb

noun

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's sleepy face emoji Apple's sleepy face emoji Twemoji's sleepy face emoji Facebook's sleepy face emoji Messenger's sleepy face emoji Google's sleepy face emoji

Origin

Mid 17th century (in the sense ‘stupefy, bewilder, or make drowsy’): perhaps related to Danish døse ‘make drowsy’.

Pronunciation

  • doze /dəʊz/