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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a light fitful sleep;
[syn: doze, drowse]


VERB (2)

1. sleep lightly or for a short period of time;
[syn: snooze, drowse, doze]

2. be on the verge of sleeping;
- Example: "The students were drowsing in the 8 AM class"

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5 definitions retrieved:

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Drowse \Drowse\, v. t. To make heavy with sleepiness or imperfect sleep; to make dull or stupid. --Milton. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Drowse \Drowse\, n. A slight or imperfect sleep; a doze. [1913 Webster] But smiled on in a drowse of ecstasy. --Mrs. Browning. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Drowse \Drowse\ (drouz), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Drowsed (drouzd); p. pr. & vb. n. Drowsing.] [AS. dr[=u]sian, dr[=u]san, to sink, become slow or inactive; cf. OD. droosen to be sleepy, fall asleep, LG. dr[=u]sen, druusken, to slumber, fall down with a noise; prob, akin to AS. dre['o]san to fall. See Dreary.] To sleep imperfectly or unsoundly; to slumber; to be heavy with sleepiness; to doze. "He drowsed upon his couch." --South. [1913 Webster] In the pool drowsed the cattle up to their knees. --Lowell. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

drowse n 1: a light fitful sleep [syn: doze, drowse] v 1: sleep lightly or for a short period of time [syn: snooze, drowse, doze] 2: be on the verge of sleeping; "The students were drowsing in the 8 AM class"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

33 Moby Thesaurus words for "drowse": beauty sleep, beddy-bye, bedtime, blanket drill, bye-bye, dorm, doze, dreamland, fitful sleep, hibernation, land of Nod, light sleep, nap, oversleep, repose, saw logs, saw wood, shut-eye, silken repose, sleep, sleep soundly, sleepland, sleepwalking, slumber, slumberland, snoozle, snore, somnambulism, somniloquy, somnus, take a nap, unconsciousness, winter sleep