snooze

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsnuːz/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/snuz/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sno̅o̅z)


Inflections of 'snooze' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
snoozes
v 3rd person singular
snoozing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
snoozed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
snoozed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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snooze

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. take a [five] -minute snooze
  2. a [light, quick, much-needed] snooze
  3. a short [evening, afternoon] snooze
  4. was woken from her snooze (by)
  5. went to [bed, the living room, the garden] for a snooze
  6. had a quick snooze on the [grass, sofa, chair]
  7. settled down for a short snooze
  8. tried to catch a short snooze
  9. hit snooze [three] times
  10. set the snooze for [ten] minutes
  11. informal: the [movie, class, book] was a real snooze
  12. informal: turned out to be a [complete, total] snooze
  13. snooze at [work, your desk]
  14. snooze (for) [five, a few, some] minutes
  15. snooze on the [sofa, couch, job]
  16. snooze through the [alarm, movie, ringing]
  17. snooze [relentlessly, peacefully, mercifully]
n as adj
  1. the snooze [setting, button, function]
  2. [use, hit, set] the snooze alarm
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