sleepy - definition and synonyms

 
adjective 

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/ˈsliːpi/
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

derived words

sleepily

adverb
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sleepiness

noun [uncountable]