cop some Z's(redirected from cops some Zs)
cop some Z's
To get some sleep. In illustrations such as comics, three (or more) Z's are often used to represent sleep or snoring. We've got a pretty long layover before our next flight, so I'm going to try to cop some Z's at the gate. Jeff's upstairs copping some Z's. It's been a hard week for him.
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