Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun


Part of speech: adjective

Inclined to sleep; drowsy.

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Usage examples "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", Jessie Graham Flower.
  2. Half of his mind was sleepy, and half of it very wide awake indeed. - "Little Grandfather", Sophie May.
  3. He doesn't look like a sleepy- head. - "The Golden Silence", C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson.