What does sleepy mean?

Definitions for sleepy
ˈsli pisleepy

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sleepy.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleepy, sleepy-eyed, sleepyheaded(adj)

    ready to fall asleep

    "beginning to feel sleepy"; "a sleepy-eyed child with drooping eyelids"; "sleepyheaded students"

Wiktionary

  1. sleepy(Noun)

    The gum that builds up in the eye

  2. sleepy(Adjective)

    Tired; feeling the need for sleep.

  3. sleepy(Adjective)

    Suggesting tiredness.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sleepy(noun)

    drowsy; inclined to, or overcome by, sleep

  2. Sleepy(noun)

    tending to induce sleep; soporiferous; somniferous; as, a sleepy drink or potion

  3. Sleepy(noun)

    dull; lazy; heavy; sluggish

  4. Sleepy(noun)

    characterized by an absence of watchfulness; as, sleepy security

  5. Origin: [AS. slpig. See Sleep, n.]

Freebase

  1. Sleepy

    Sleepy is an original novel written by Kate Orman and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It features the Seventh Doctor, Bernice, Chris and Roz. It is part of the "Psi Powers series".

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleepy in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sleepy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Janet Kennedy:

    If you aren't sleepy, your body won't settle down.

  2. Frank Zappa:

    I think it is good that books still exist, but they make me sleepy.

  3. Steve Orma:

    Sunlight will decrease the release of melatonin, a hormone that makes us sleepy.

  4. Professor Ancoli-Israel:

    The second you start feeling tense, go into another room until you start feeling sleepy.

  5. Unknown:

    Blessed is the person who is too busy to worry in the daytime and too sleepy to worry at night.

Images & Illustrations of sleepy

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