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doss

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdossdoss1 /dɒs $ dɑːs/ verb [intransitive] British English informal 🔊 🔊 (also doss down) to sleep somewhere that is not your usual place, or not a real bed 🔊 I dossed down on the couch downstairs. → doss around/about→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
doss• He meant he'd find somewhere to doss down, and that included me.• She knew that Harry liked to doss down in the porch.• I suppose that'd be to stop folks like Vern - like me and Vern - using them to doss down in.• Nor are folk expected to doss down on a pair of planks across the bath.• You can stay here, if you don't mind dossing down on the floor.• The party finished late, so I just dossed on the floor at Adele's.• He lets you doss on the floor of his bedroom.• Here he was a punter, a champagne Charlie, dossing with the underclass.
dossdoss2 noun British English informal 🔊 🔊 → a doss
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Verb table
doss
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydoss
he, she, itdosses
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydossed
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dossed
he, she, ithas dossed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dossed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill doss
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dossed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dossing
he, she, itis dossing
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you, we, theyare dossing
Past
I, he, she, itwas dossing
you, we, theywere dossing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dossing
he, she, ithas been dossing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dossing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dossing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dossing
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