cat nap

Cat nap
If you have a short sleep during the day, you are cat napping.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • cat nap — cat|nap «KAT NAP», intransitive verb, napped, nap|ping. to take a cat nap; doze or nap briefly: »He has the true fisherman s capacity to catnap standing up (Manchester Guardian Weekly). –cat´nap´per, noun. cat nap, a short nap or doze …   Useful english dictionary

  • cat|nap — «KAT NAP», intransitive verb, napped, nap|ping. to take a cat nap; doze or nap briefly: »He has the true fisherman s capacity to catnap standing up (Manchester Guardian Weekly). –cat´nap´per, noun. cat nap, a short nap or doze …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cat nap — cat cat (k[a^]t), n. [AS. cat; akin to D. & Dan. kat, Sw. katt, Icel. k[ o]ttr, G. katze, kater, Ir. cat, W. cath, Armor. kaz, LL. catus, Bisc. catua, NGr. ga ta, ga tos, Russ. & Pol. kot, Turk. kedi, Ar. qitt; of unknown origin. Cf. {Kitten}.] 1 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cat nap —    If you have a short sleep during the day, you are cat napping.   (Dorking School Dictionary)    ***    If you have a short sleep during the day, you have a cat nap.     My dad often has a cat nap on a Sunday afternoon …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • cat nap — noun A quick deliberate nap, a short amount of time spent sleeping …   Wiktionary

  • cat nap — brief nap, brief sleep …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Cat nap —   If you have a short sleep during the day, you are cat napping …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • cat-nap — see catnap …   English dictionary

  • cat-nap —  Short sleep (usu. not in bed) …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • cat·nap — …   Useful english dictionary

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