from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Ready for or needing sleep.
- adj. Sluggish from sleep.
- adj. Inducing sleep.
- adj. Inactive; quiet: a sleepy rural town.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Tired; feeling the need for sleep.
- adj. Suggesting tiredness.
- adj. Tending to induce sleep; soporific.
- adj. dull; lazy; heavy; sluggish
- n. The gum that builds up in the eye
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Drowsy; inclined to, or overcome by, sleep.
- adj. Tending to induce sleep; soporiferous; somniferous.
- adj. Dull; lazy; heavy; sluggish.
- adj. Characterized by an absence of watchfulness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Overcome with sleep; sleeping.
- Inclined to sleep; drowsy.
- Languid; dull; inactive; sluggish.
- Tending to induce sleep; sleep-producing; soporific.
- Decaying internally: said of fruit. See blet, v. i.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. ready to fall asleep
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