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Princeton's WordNet

  1. napping, off-guard(a), off guard(p), off one's guard(p), off his guard, off her guard, off your guard(adj)

    not prepared or vigilant

    "the blow caught him napping"; "caught in an off-guard moment"; "found him off his guard"


  1. Napping(n.)

    The act or process of having a short sleep; as, napping is a common occupation for cats.


  1. napping(Noun)

    The act or process of raising a nap, as on cloth.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Napping

    of Nap

  2. Napping(noun)

    the act or process of raising a nap, as on cloth

  3. Napping(noun)

    a sheet of partially felted fur before it is united to the hat body

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