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Synonyms for sleepy
ˈsli pisleep·y

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Wiktionary

  1. sleepyadjective

    Synonyms:
    tired

  2. sleepyadjective

    Tired; feeling the need for sleep.

    Synonyms:
    tired

  3. sleepyadjective

    Suggesting tiredness.

    Synonyms:
    tired

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. sleepy

    Synonyms:
    slumberous, somnolent, drowsy, sluggish, lazy

    Antonyms:
    wakeful, vigilant, alert, awake, active

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sleepy, sleepy-eyed, sleepyheadedadjective

    ready to fall asleep

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

    Synonyms:
    sleepyheaded, sleepy-eyed

    Antonyms:
    awake(p)

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sleepyadjective

    Synonyms:
    drowsy, somnolent, dozy, heavy, inclined to sleep

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sleepyadjective

    Synonyms:
    drowsy, somnolent, dozy, soporiferous, somniferous, soporific, dormitive, narcotic, somnific, hypnotic, dormant, sluggish, lethargic, torpid, dull

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sleepy":

    dungeness, drowsy, asleep, tired

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#47010drowsy
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How to use sleepy in a sentence?

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  2. Janet Kennedy:

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

  3. Todd Caruso:

    What class' B' or' C' mall doesn't have a wing that's either dark or a little sleepy ?

  4. Millard Fuller:

    Everyone who gets sleepy at night should have a simple decent place to lay their heads, on terms they can afford to pay.

  5. Unknown:

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

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