a : ready to fall asleep
b : of, relating to, or characteristic of sleep
: sluggish as if from sleep : lethargic; also : having little activity <a sleepy coastal village>
Examples of SLEEPY
- She felt sleepy and went to bed.
- <the sleepy children were carried up to bed>
First Known Use of SLEEPY
sleepy adjective \ˈslē-pē\ (Medical Dictionary)
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