Sentence Examples with the word nap

You should let him take a decent nap in our room and drop this silly business.

Bumpus jumped from his nap at the sound of the familiar word.

About this time--yes, it is his noon nap now--the boy vivaciously wakes; sits up in bed; and his mother tells him of me, of cannibal old me; how I am abroad upon the deep, but will yet come back to dance him again.

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Betsy gently roused me from my nap for a late dinner.

It wasn't yet midnight and his afternoon nap had worked so well he was far from ready for bed.

The old man was in a good temper after his nap before dinner.

The veining of a cherry petal, for example, the tessellation of a carps scales, the serration of a leafs edgeall these lines remain intact, spared by the cutters tool, while the leaf itself, or the petal, or the scales of the fish, have the threads forming them cut so as to show the velvet nap and to appear in soft, low relief.

Grimly, he realized he wouldn't be catching a nap for some time.

Sarah made an excuse of putting Tammy down for a nap and left them alone.

If the player declaring Nap wins he receives double stakes all round; if he loses he only pays single stakes all round.