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synonyms for siesta

On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to siesta, such as: catch, catnap, doze, drowse, nod, and rack.

How to use siesta in a sentence

  • Now Egypt is again leading the way to the future after a long siesta under Hosni Mubarak.

    The End of Arab Police States? | Bruce Riedel | April 23, 2011 | THE DAILY BEAST
  • When we reached the hotel everybody went in to take a siesta—that "Mittags-Schlaf" which is law in Germany.

  • They dined, therefore, in silence, and afterwards he laid himself down as usual on the sofa for a siesta.

    Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
  • The session lasted until time for the noonday luncheon and siesta , and was resumed in the afternoon.

    The Private Life of the Romans | Harold Whetstone Johnston
  • We happened to reach it when the prisoners were having a siesta.

    A Journey Through France in War Time | Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  • Is there no sombra where we can eat our lunch and take a siesta?

    Mexico | Charles Reginald Enock

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