Synonyms for nap

Synonyms for (noun) nap

Synonyms: nap, Napoleon

Definition: a card game similar to whist; usually played for stakes

Similar words: card game, cards

Definition: a game played with playing cards


Synonyms: short sleep, snooze, nap, cat sleep, catnap, forty winks

Definition: sleeping for a short period of time (usually not in bed)

Similar words: sleeping

Definition: the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate


Synonyms: pile, nap

Definition: the yarn (as in a rug or velvet or corduroy) that stands up from the weave

Usage: for uniform color and texture tailors cut velvet with the pile running the same direction

Similar words: thread, yarn

Definition: a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving


Synonyms: nap

Definition: a soft or fuzzy surface texture

Similar words: texture

Definition: the feel of a surface or a fabric

Usage: the wall had a smooth texture


Synonyms: sleep, nap

Definition: a period of time spent sleeping

Usage: he felt better after a little sleep; there wasn't time for a nap

Similar words: time period, period, period of time

Definition: an amount of time

Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period

Synonyms for (verb) nap

Synonyms: catch a wink, catnap, nap

Definition: take a siesta

Usage: She naps everyday after lunch for an hour

Similar words: catch some Z's, kip, log Z's, sleep, slumber

Definition: be asleep