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See definition of shut-eye on Dictionary.com
  • as indoze
  • as inslumber

synonyms for shut-eye

  • catnap
  • drowse
  • nap
  • siesta
  • slumber
  • snooze
  • forty winks
  • coma
  • dormancy
  • stupor
  • doze
  • drowse
  • inactivity
  • languor
  • lethargy
  • nap
  • repose
  • rest
  • snooze
  • torpor
  • forty winks
  • sack time

antonyms for shut-eye

MOST RELEVANT
  • awakening
  • consciousness
  • wakefulness
  • consciousness
  • activity
  • energy
  • awakening
  • wakefulness
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How to use shut-eye in a sentence

But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
As his eye became accustomed to the gloom, David Arden saw traces of gilding on the walls.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
As small letters weary the eye most, so also the smallest affairs disturb us most.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
Another crash, which nearly shut up his spine like a telescope, told him that there were no wings.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The noise of the hammer is always in his ears, and his eye is upon the pattern of the vessel he maketh.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Wharton and Louis had withdrawn their hands at the same instant they caught his eye; and the Duke turned into the circle.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Thy eye desireth favour and beauty, but more than these green sown fields.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
After his death crowds flocked to his grave to touch his holy monument, till the authorities caused the church yard to be shut.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
The gnarled hands shut up into clenched fists, and the feeble voice trailed off in an agonized moan.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SHUT-EYE

  • catnap
  • drowse
  • forty winks
  • nap
  • shut-eye
  • siesta
  • slumber
  • snooze
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.