saw wood

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saw wood

1. To snore very loudly or intensely, as during a deep sleep. Once I found out my boyfriend sawed wood at night, I knew I had to break up with him. Jake, roll over on your side, you're sawing wood again!
2. By extension, to sleep soundly. I was so exhausted after that hike that I was sawing wood in no time in my tent.
See also: saw, wood
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1 -- 2 -- color) Lennett Malbrough of the Los Angeles Conservation Corps, top, saws wood siding for William S.
3 -- color) Michelle Crisostomo of the Los Angeles Conservation Corps saws wood siding for the cabin at William S.
One resides at the Garden House, where he plays music, talks, and saws wood.
Well, a cordless band saw not only cuts metal, steel, aluminum, copper and PVC, but also saws wood and plastics with accuracy.