Doss Doss (d[o^]s), n. [Etym. uncertain.] A place to sleep in; a bed; hence, sleep. [Slang] [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • DOSS — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Sociedad Danesa de Software Libre (su abreviación en Danés/Ingles es DOSS Dansk Open Source Selskab/Danish Open Source Society) trabaja para la promoción de Estándares Abiertos y Código Abierto. Su objetivo es de… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Doss — ist der Name mehrerer Personen: Bruno Doss (1861–1919), deutscher Petrograph und Geologe Hansjürgen Doss (* 1936), deutscher Architekt und Politiker, MdB Thomas Doss (* 1966), österreichischer Komponist und Dirigent Orte: Doss (Texas), USA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • doss — [ das ] verb intransitive BRITISH INFORMAL doss or doss down to spend the night somewhere where you do not normally sleep, especially on a chair or the floor …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • doss — doss·i·ly; en·doss; doss; …   English syllables

  • doss — v. i. to sleep in a convenient place. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • doss — Brit. informal ► VERB 1) sleep in rough or improvised conditions. 2) spend time idly. ► NOUN 1) archaic a bed in a cheap lodging house. 2) an easy task giving time for idling. DERIVATIVES dosser noun …   English terms dictionary

  • doss — [däs] n. [< L dorsum, the back] [Brit. Slang] a bed or bunk, esp. in a dosshouse vi. [Brit. Slang] to sleep, esp. in a dosshouse …   English World dictionary

  • Doss — Education For information on doss subjects , see Mickey Mouse degrees. People Alan Doss, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General Bill Doss, musician Desmond Doss, Medal of Honor recipient Edwin A. Doss, American fighter… …   Wikipedia

  • doss — I UK [dɒs] / US [dɑs] verb [intransitive] Word forms doss : present tense I/you/we/they doss he/she/it dosses present participle dossing past tense dossed past participle dossed 1) doss or doss about/around to spend time doing nothing We spent… …   English dictionary

  • DOSS — Danish Open Source Society (abbreviated DOSS) is working to promote open standards and open source. The purpose of DOSS is to create tangible results through the work of the its members. DOSS has a very pragmatic approach and values tangible… …   Wikipedia

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