adjective, sleep·i·er, sleep·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sleepysleep·i·ly, adverbsleep·i·ness, nounun·sleep·y, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for sleepy
The heat of the day was making me sleepy, so I opened my windows and turned up my music, intending to stop at the next pullout to take a nap and revive myself before continuing.
They also make people sleepy, reduce pain and make people feel good.
Rapid growth has strained resources in the sleepy, rural town, and RV camps—which locals refer to as “man camps”—have been set up for oil workers and their families.Finding homes for the waste that will (probably) outlive humanity|Katie McLean|October 21, 2020|MIT Technology Review
These top athletes have tricks to get even the sleepiest out of bed for an outing you won’t regret.
Even when Redfield was allowed to speak publicly, his sleepy eyes and soft, droning tone anesthetized listeners.
The film helps to draw scores of visitors to this sleepy river town year after year.
BIRKIANI, Georgia — Time seems to stop in this sleepy Georgian village high in the green mountains of the Pankisi Gorge.ISIS Is Putin’s Problem, Too, and This Chechen Is One Reason Why.|Anna Nemtsova|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Last year Fox gifted the world with the “Legend of Sleepy Hollow” retelling we never knew we needed.Naked Ben Franklin Christens the Campy Return of ‘Sleepy Hollow’|Amy Zimmerman|September 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it was a shadow of its former self: sleepy, unprofitable, and not particularly confident about its complicated past.Pancakes and Pickaninnies: The Saga of ‘Sambo’s,’ The ‘Racist’ Restaurant Chain America Once Loved|Andrew Romano|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now she is grateful for the jobs the tourist boom has brought to her once sleepy town, but admits it has taken away other jobs.
It was in the old school by the cross-roads, one sleepy September afternoon.Secret of the Woods|William J. Long
Confused and feeling guilty, he stumbled over to it and answered the call in a cracked, sleepy voice.Beginners Luck|Emily Hahn
Presently a thrush began to sing hard by, and with a little stretch and a sleepy sigh Tamara opened her big blue eyes.Cornwall's Wonderland|Mabel Quiller-Couch
All the same, doctor, if you can give me something to overcome this sleepy feeling I shall be glad.The Dreadnought of the Air|Percy F. Westerman
Besides, I think I've told you all I wanted to; probably you're sleepy too.A Sportsman's Sketches|Ivan Turgenev