Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: napping
IPA transcription: [n'æpɪŋ]
Pronunciations of napping
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: napping, off-guard(a), off_guard(p), off_one's_guard(p), off_his_guard, off_her_guard, off_your_guard
    Meaning: not prepared or vigilant; "the blow caught him napping"; "caught in an off-guard moment"; "found him off his guard"
Usage examples
  • One day, however, he caught the monkey napping.
  • If he had not had the good luck to catch the monkey napping one day there is no knowing when he would have got his hands upon him.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Siesta, License CC BY-SA 4.0