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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"I did try to catch some z's but after a couple of hours of tossing and turning I just ran downstairs to get the laptop and check if the win was real and still there."
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.