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sleepyhead

[slee-pee-hed] /ˈsli piˌhɛd/
noun
1.
a sleepy person.
Origin of sleepyhead
1570-1580
First recorded in 1570-80; sleepy + head
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sleepyhead

/ˈsliːpɪˌhɛd/
noun
1.
(informal) a sleepy or lazy person
Derived Forms
sleepyheaded, adjective
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