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adjective sleepy pronunciation in British English /ˈsliːpi/ 
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adjectivesleepy
comparativesleepier
superlativesleepiest
  1. 1
    feeling tired and wanting to sleep

    I felt very sleepy after lunch.

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  2. 2
    a sleepy place is very quiet and does not have much activity

    a sleepy little village

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sleepily

adverb
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sleepiness

noun [uncountable]
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