drowsePronunciation: (drouz), [key]
—v., drowsed, drows•ing,
to be sleepy or half-asleep.
to be dull or sluggish.
to pass or spend (time) in drowsing (often fol. by away
): He drowsed away the morning.
to make sleepy.
a sleepy condition; state of being half-asleep.
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