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verb [intransitive] doss pronunciation in British English /dɒs/ 
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present tense
I/you/we/theydoss
he/she/itdosses
present participledossing
past tensedossed
past participledossed

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  1. 1

    doss

    or

    doss about/around

    to spend time doing nothing

    We spent the day dossing at home.

  2. 2

    doss

    or

    doss down

    British informal to spend the night somewhere where you do not normally sleep, especially on a chair or the floor

    Can we doss at your house?

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