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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If you make the trip to Long Beach in a conversion van from State Van, the kids can even catch some z's in the back seat while mom and dad enjoy a quiet, comfy trip home, as the bench rear seat folds into a bed.
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.
Sleep (z-z-z) This little bottle will help you catch some z's and put your mind on "snooze.