What does the word sleepy mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Sleepily.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Sleepiness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Inclined to sleep; drowsy.

Usage examples for sleepy

  1. They had dinner in the dining car, and after dinner the girls began to feel a trifle tired and sleepy. – Grace Harlowe's Senior Year at High School or The Parting of the Ways by Jessie Graham Flower
  2. Half of his mind was sleepy, and half of it very wide awake indeed. – Little Grandfather by Sophie May
  3. He doesn't look like a sleepy- head. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson