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noun as in doze

noun as in slumber

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But can you remember when you got some great shut-eye every night for a week?

The solemn rites of "shut-eye" determined that Webb was to stay and make camp while Hurley and I retraced our steps.

"And there's another reason why I want some shut-eye, too," he said.

"Guess you and I had better get some shut-eye too, pal," Tom told Bud.

"Shut-eye," he nodded, and turned back to his multifarious duties.

And so my little golden apple is off and away for Shut-Eye Town!


On this page you'll find 32 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to shut-eye, such as: catnap, drowse, nap, siesta, slumber, and snooze.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.