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Synonyms for sleepy

Synonyms for sleepy

Synonyms for sleepy

ready to fall asleep

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The stream once more drowsed and whispered; the hum of the mountain bees rose sleepily.
Matara said sleepily sometimes, 'To whom are you talking?
One or two late birds sleepily chirping in their nests, and a bat heavily crossing and recrossing her, and the reek of her own tread in the thick dust that felt like velvet, were all Mrs.
When his assumed name had been repeated several times, Noah rubbed his eyes, and, giving a heavy yawn, looked sleepily about him.
Here,' said Mr Swiveller raising his voice to a high pitch, and looking sleepily round, 'is a miserable orphan
Kim likes shooting boys in sleepily undressed states and she likes shooting girls the same, but she likes her boyfriend, Colby, better than anything.
I sleepily brushed it off again and again, but it kept coming back and it was big.
Two hours later, the movie's done, and Mister Perfect staggers sleepily into his designer bedroom - maintained at that perfect temperature by a Hitachi all-weather air conditioner.
I sleepily threw a fleece over my t-shirt and pajama trousers and headed out to the beer garden.
Lauren responded sleepily, "Mommy, go back to sleep.
The production is as colourful as its Technicolor movie original and there are some lovely tableaux struck, including the brothers draped sleepily across their bunkbeds, and a silhouette finale to the first half.
For the past weeks I had been getting up at 3 am and sleepily trying to eat cereal quietly.
I screamed to my husband to wake up as I had just won, and he said sleepily that it must be a scam.
It helped that the store attendant in those unearthly hours was a Midwestern bimbette -- brilliantly blonde but without much under her shock of frizzy hair -- who gamefully played along whenever I would try to sleepily flirt with her to break free from my ennui.