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1. sleepy

adjective. ['ˈsliːpi'] ready to fall asleep.

Synonyms

  • asleep
  • sleepyheaded

Antonyms

  • conscious
  • aware
  • alive

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Words that Rhyme with Sleepy

  • principe
  • latulippe
  • phillippi
  • canipe
  • tripi
  • gariepy
  • creepy
  • weepy

Example sentences of the word sleepy


1. Noun, singular or mass
The point of an iron condor spread is to profit from a sleepy market that doesn't move much.

2. Adjective
For most of the population, yawning is associated with a person being tired or sleepy 2.

3. Noun, plural
Sunlight suppresses melatonin, a natural hormone that makes you feel sleepy.

Quotes containing the word sleepy


1. Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
- Mark Twain

2. Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
- Mark Twain

3. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.
- Jack London

2. sleepy-eyed

adjective. ready to fall asleep.

Synonyms

  • asleep
  • sleepyheaded

Antonyms

  • conscious
  • aware
  • alive
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