Dogsleep
Dogsleep Dog"sleep`, n. 1. Pretended sleep. --Addison. [1913 Webster]

2. (Naut.) The fitful naps taken when all hands are kept up by stress. [1913 Webster]


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  • dogsleep — noun 1. obsolete : pretended sleep 2. : fitful sleep : dozing * * * dogˈsleep noun A light sleep, very easily broken • • • Main Entry: ↑dog …   Useful english dictionary

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