catch some Z's


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.catch some Z's - be asleep
rest - be at rest
practice bundling, bundle - sleep fully clothed in the same bed with one's betrothed
catch a wink, catnap, nap - take a siesta; "She naps everyday after lunch for an hour"
sleep in, sleep late - sleep later than usual or customary; "On Sundays, I sleep in"
hibernate, hole up - sleep during winter; "Bears must eat a lot of food before they hibernate in their caves"
aestivate, estivate - sleep during summer; "certain animals estivate"
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Escorted up to the 14th floor, we were off to our clean and stylish adjoining rooms to shower up and catch some Z's in Arterra's cloud-like beds.
After run-ins at most of London's top hotels, it seems the only place Justin Bieber can catch some z's is in a bag of Scrabble letters.
Men prefer to start their vacation day by getting up early (58%) rather than sleeping in (41%), while women are divided, with 51% preferring to rise early and 47% preferring to sleep in and catch some Z's.