|1.||[ noun ] a soft or fuzzy surface texture|
|2.||[ noun ] a period of time spent sleeping|
"he felt better after a little sleep" "there wasn't time for a nap"
|Related terms:||time_period kip beauty_sleep|
|3.||[ verb ] take a siesta|
"She naps everyday after lunch for an hour"
|Related terms:||sleep snooze|
|4.||[ noun ] (cards,games) a card game similar to whist; usually played for stakes|
|5.||[ noun ] the yarn (as in a rug or velvet or corduroy) that stands up from the weave|
"for uniform color and texture tailors cut velvet with the pile running the same direction"
|6.||[ noun ] (biology) a short sleep (usually not in bed)|
|Synonyms:||cat_sleep forty_winks short_sleep snooze catnap|
|Related terms:||sleeping siesta zizz snooze|