Attempting to go back to sleep after being awakened before your alarm. (See desleep
). Usually results in tossing, turning, and utter lack of any satisfying sleep.
"That neighbor's dog woke me up again. I tried to resleep but couldn't."
Similar to presleep
(falling asleep in front of the TV long before bedtime, usually the best quality sleep). Also similar to desleep
(being awakened unnecessarily).