sleepily [slē′pə lē]
in a sleepy or drowsy manner

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  • Sleepily — Sleep i*ly, adv. In a sleepy manner; drowsily. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sleepily — [slē′pə lē] adv. in a sleepy or drowsy manner * * * See sleepy. * * * …   Universalium

  • sleepily — adv. Sleepily is used with these verbs: ↑mumble, ↑murmur, ↑mutter, ↑stir …   Collocations dictionary

  • sleepily — sleepy ► ADJECTIVE (sleepier, sleepiest) 1) needing or ready for sleep. 2) (of a place) without much activity. 3) not dynamic or able to respond to change. DERIVATIVES sleepily adverb sleepiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • sleepily — adverb in a sleepy manner (Freq. 1) the two children who were snuggled sleepily in the back of the car • Derived from adjective: ↑sleepy …   Useful english dictionary

  • sleepily — adverb see sleepy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sleepily — adverb In a sleepy manner …   Wiktionary

  • sleepily — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. dully, drowsily, as though asleep; see slowly …   English dictionary for students

  • sleepily — adv. in a sleepy manner, drowsily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sleepily — ad. 1. Drowsily. 2. Lazily, dully, stupidly, heavily …   New dictionary of synonyms

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