drowsy
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈdɹaʊzi/
Adjective

drowsy (comparative drowsier, superlative drowsiest)

  1. Inclined to drowse; heavy with sleepiness
    I was feeling drowsy and so decided to make a cup of coffee to try to wake myself up.
    Synonyms: lethargic, dozy
  2. Causing someone to fall sleep or feel sleepy; lulling; soporific.
    It was a warm, drowsy summer afternoon.
    drowsy medicine
  3. Boring.
    • 1928, Historical Outlook
      The narrative throughout holds the reader; it Is not a drowsy book.
  4. Dull; stupid.
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