Definition of Nap in English :
Define Nap in English
Nap meaning in English
Meaning of Nap in English
Pronunciation of Nap in English
Nap pronunciation in English
Pronounce Nap in Englishsee synonyms of nap
1. nap, sleep
a period of time spent sleeping
Example Sentences:'he felt better after a little sleep''there wasn't time for a nap'
a soft or fuzzy surface texture
3. nap, pile
the yarn (as in a rug or velvet or corduroy) that stands up from the weave
Example Sentences:'for uniform color and texture tailors cut velvet with the pile running the same direction'
sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)
take a siesta
Example Sentences:'She naps everyday after lunch for an hour'
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