There are 3 main translations of nap in Spanish

: nap1nap2nap3

nap1

dar cabezadas, v.

Pronunciation /næp//nap/

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (sleep)
    dar cabezadas

noun

  • 1

    (short sleep)
    sueñecito masculine informal
    sueñito masculine Latin America informal
    (esp in the afternoon) siesta feminine
    to have / take a nap echarse un sueñecito (or una siesta etc.)
    • I'll just take a nice long nap and you can wake me up in 2 hours.
    • My nap was interrupted at about six that evening by a knock on my bedroom door.
    • Some people call two hours of sleep a midday nap; I call it an accomplishment.
    • There was even an unofficial press tradition of a nap after lunch, when nothing much tended to happen.
    • I felt a little weary when I'd eaten, and had a short afternoon nap to rest up.
    • He doubted anyone would mind if he caught a brief nap before they set off this afternoon.
    • The urge for a midday nap is built into your body's biological clock.
    • Maybe a short little nap will help me think of what to say.
    • I groaned and rolled over as some obnoxious buzzing noise interrupted my nap.
    • He took a short nap in the afternoon and that was all.
    • When I woke up from my nap on the couch it was dark outside.
    • Take a vacation, nap on the couch - whatever helps you recharge your engine and stay fresh.
    • Do not nap during the day if this prevents sleeping well at night.
    • I hope you've had a nice little nap, because I haven't slept in 24 hours.
    • Surely my 30 min power nap during the day shouldn't have given me that effect?
    • If a 5-year-old gets adequate rest at night, he or she no longer needs a daytime nap.
    • Stop being such a party animal, and try taking a little cat nap.
    • And then we all had a nice long afternoon nap.
    • I think a mid evening power nap is the way forward.
    • He manages to sneak in a 2-hour nap before dinner.
    • The second study showed that a 30-minute midday nap can reverse information overload.
    • By the age of four, most children no longer require a daytime nap.
    • Well, it had been a busy afternoon, and I'd missed out on my nap after lunch.

There are 3 main translations of nap in Spanish

: nap1nap2nap3

nap2

pelo, n.

Pronunciation /næp//nap/

noun

  • 1

    (on fabric)
    pelo masculine
    with the nap en la dirección del pelo
    • against the nap a contrapelo
    • Brushing the nap against the grain on the pieces that were hung the wrong way will sometimes provide a more uniform look.
    • The fabric will smooth down if you are going with the nap (like stroking a cat).
    • Flannelette is a soft cotton fabric with a nap on one side.
    • With these pressing aids, the velvet is placed face down on the board and the raised surface of the board prevents crushing the nap.
    • It might have also had its nap raised by the use of teasels over the surface of the fabric.
    • If the carpet is a dark color, a light sweeping sends the little grains into the nap, where they disappear from view.
    • Even the red velvet cushions on each chair look untouched, brushed by the servants so that the nap is all in the same direction.
    • When woollen cloth was woven on a handloom the nap had to be combed in order to raise it.
    • Flannel wool is a soft, lightweight fabric with a nap on one or both sides.
    • You can use it for fabric with a nap too - just put an arrow on it.
    • Adapting this technique to fleece involves taking advantage of the fabric's loft and nap to simplify the process.
    • Railroading means that the pattern or nap on the fabric goes from side to side of the roll rather than up the roll.
    • Brush blanket on both sides with stiff brush to raise nap, press binding, using synthetic setting on iron.
    • His bare feet stepped on the thick nap of the plush carpet underfoot.
    • For wear purposes, would it be best to have the grain nap go across the chair back and cushion, or from back to front, or front to back?
    • Stitch all seams in the direction of the nap with right sides together.

There are 3 main translations of nap in Spanish

: nap1nap2nap3

nap3

pronosticar como ganador, v.

Pronunciation /næp//nap/

transitive verb

British
Sport

  • 1

    (in horse racing)
    pronosticar como ganador
    • Motivator was napped by three of our pundits when a panel of experts were asked for their Derby 1-2 - 3s.

noun

British
Sport

  • 1

    (in horse racing)
    pronóstico masculine