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Definition of Doss

Babylon English

lie down in a temporary bed
temporary bed
Doss Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
hEnglish - advanced version

\doss\ (?), n. [etym. uncertain.] a place to sleep in; a bed; hence, sleep. [slang]

  similar words(2) 

 doss down 
 doss house 
Australian Slang
1. place to sleep, especially in a cheap lodging house; 2. sleep in a dosshouse; 3. make a temporary sleeping place for oneself (from French "dos" - back, from Latin "dorsum")
cheap lodging house, usually for men only; flophouse
English Slang Dictionary v1.2
1. a place to sleep in such as a bed
2. to sleep
WordNet 2.0

1. sleep in a convenient place; "You can crash here, though it's not very comfortable"
(synonym) doss down, crash
(hypernym) bed down, bunk down
(derivation) dosser, street person
Doss Definition from Government Dictionaries & Glossaries
US Zip Codes
State: TEXAS
City: DOSS
Doss Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Interpretation & Dream Theories
(British English) Sleep in a place where it is not usually the place where you sleep.
Doss Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Doss Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Doss may refer to:

  • A dosshouse is a British term for a flophouse
  • "doss subjects", United Kingdom slang for easy subjects

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