unnapped

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

un- +‎ napped

Adjective[edit]

unnapped (not comparable)

  1. Finished without a nap.
    • (Can we date this quote by Beaumont and Fletcher and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      I did not attempt her with a threadbare name, / Unnapped with meritorious actions.
    • 1952, Louis C. McCabe, Air Pollution: Proceedings (page 284)
      Napping permits a more permeable cake on the fabric surface but, in some cases, is more difficult to clean than unnapped cloth.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for unnapped in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)