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 for Drowsed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Drowse \Drowse\ (drouz), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Drowsed (drouzd);
     p. pr. & vb. n. Drowsing.] [AS. dr[=u]sian, dr[=u]san, to
     sink, become slow or inactive; cf. OD. droosen to be sleepy,
     fall asleep, LG. dr[=u]sen, druusken, to slumber, fall down
     with a noise; prob, akin to AS. dre['o]san to fall. See
     Dreary.]
     To sleep imperfectly or unsoundly; to slumber; to be heavy
     with sleepiness; to doze. "He drowsed upon his couch."
     --South.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           In the pool drowsed the cattle up to their knees.
                                                    --Lowell.
     [1913 Webster]

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