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nod

the nod Boxing informal the award of a contest to a competitor on the basis of points scored
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Despite the stimulus, he nodded off during a lingerie fashion show in Glasgow last year.
Apparently, I am thought to have nodded off during defence counsel's final address to you.
He had also nodded off during the opening speech at the Old Bailey in London.
John Sutherland, 83, nodded off with the pipe in his hand as he sat alone in a chair in his nursing home bedroom.
The were alone together, doing what they loved, sitting on the steps relaxing and enjoying the day, and they must have nodded off.
If it sees that the lids are closed for a length of time - ie you've nodded off - a warning is sounded.
Masterpieces of suspense: Nodded off at ``Sleepers''?
According to transcripts of a Thursday sidebar conference, defense lawyers made the request moments after Fujisaki stopped testimony because the juror nodded off.
But she fled when the man left behind to guard her nodded off.
Chris nodded off for 14 seconds during Sunday's launch show, costing the team pounds 1,000 of their pounds 100,000 prize.
A LORRY driver told to give up his job because he kept falling asleep at the wheel nodded off again and caused a two-death smash, a court heard yesterday.
John Sutherland, 83, of Whitdale House nursing home, Whitburn, West Lothian, is believed to have nodded off in a chair while holding a lit pipe in his hand.