cop some zees

vb
American
to sleep. The phrase, which also occurs in the form stack some zees/zeds, uses the repeated letter 'z' as a cartoon repre-sentation of snoring.

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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  • bag some zees — vb American to sleep. An alternative version of cop some zees …   Contemporary slang

  • stack some zees/zeds — vb to sleep. The phrase, originating in the USA, is synonymous with the more com mon cop/bag some zees …   Contemporary slang

  • catch some z's — vb American a version of cop some zees …   Contemporary slang

  • stack some zeds — vb to sleep. The phrase, originating in the USA, is synonymous with the more com mon cop/bag some zees …   Contemporary slang

  • zeds — n British sleep. This use of the term is probably a back formation from the phrases stack some zees/zeds, cop some zeds/zees or bag some zeds/zees, all meaning to sleep …   Contemporary slang

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