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Synonyms for sleepinesssleepi·ness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleepiness, drowsiness, somnolencenoun

    a very sleepy state

    "sleepiness causes many driving accidents"

    Synonyms:
    drowsiness, somnolence

    Antonyms:
    wakefulness, sleeplessness

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sleepinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    drowsiness, somnolence, doziness, inclination to sleep

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sleepinessnoun

    Synonyms:
    drowsiness, somnolence

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sleepiness":

    drowsiness, somnolence, insomnia, sedation

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#16297insomnia
#31656drowsiness
#33493sedation
#60882sleepiness
#117451somnolence

How to use sleepiness in a sentence?

  1. Melissa Majumdar:

    Some people experience sleepiness or sluggishness as a sign to eat more instead of the traditional hunger cues, if two or three hours after a meal you are low in energy, plug in a balanced snack of fiber and protein, like fresh fruit with a handful of nuts or a small bag of edamame.

  2. Michael Grandner:

    You might have a sleep disorder like sleep apnea (which is a very common cause of sleepiness) or you may be sleep deprived.

  3. Miyamoto Musashi, The Book of Five Rings:

    There is infection in everything. Even sleepiness can be infectious, and yawning can be infectious. There is even the infection of a time.

  4. William Ja:

    If that’s true in humans too, that means there are potentially different targets for us to go after in the future with dietary or drug interventions to help with sleepiness or wakefulness.

Images & Illustrations of sleepiness

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