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Definitions for Drowsy
ˈdraʊ ziDrowsy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drowsy, drowsing(a), dozyadjective

    half asleep

    "made drowsy by the long ride"; "it seemed a pity to disturb the drowsing (or dozing) professor"; "a tired dozy child"; "the nodding (or napping) grandmother in her rocking chair"

  2. drowsy, oscitant, yawning(a)adjective

    showing lack of attention or boredom

    "the yawning congregation"

Wiktionary

  1. drowsyadjective

    Inclined to drowse; heavy with sleepiness; lethargic; dozy.

    I was feeling drowsy and so decided to make a cup of coffee to try to wake myself up.

    Etymology: Probably from or akin to drusian.

  2. drowsyadjective

    Disposing to sleep; lulling; soporific.

    It was a warm, drowsy summer afternoon.

    Etymology: Probably from or akin to drusian.

  3. drowsyadjective

    Dull; stupid.

    Etymology: Probably from or akin to drusian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Drowsy

    inclined to drowse; heavy with sleepiness; lethargic; dozy

  2. Drowsy

    disposing to sleep; lulling; soporific

  3. Drowsy

    dull; stupid

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Drowsy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Drowsy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Drowsy in a Sentence

  1. Michel Foucault:

    Chance does not speak essentially through words nor can it be seen in their convolution. It is the eruption of language, its sudden appearance. It's not a night twinkle with stars, an illuminated sleep, nor a drowsy vigil. It is the very edge of consciousness.

  2. Daniel Blower:

    It has always been a problem, but my hunch is that (drowsy driving) has probably increased.

  3. Sapna Westley:

    They’re especially good for when you’re having trouble sleeping, since they make you drowsy.

  4. Sir Thomas More:

    A man reserves his true and deepest love not for the species of woman in whose company he finds himself electrified and enkindled, but for that one in whose company he may feel tenderly drowsy.

  5. Daniel Blower:

    It's clearly a significant problem and it's rampant, it has always been a problem, but my hunch is that (drowsy driving) has probably increased.

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