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sleepy

adjective
     
sleep‧y comparative sleepier, superlative sleepiest
1 tired and ready to sleep:
The warmth from the fire made her feel sleepy.
2 a sleepy town or area is very quiet, and not much happens there [≠ lively]
sleepily adverb
sleepiness noun [uncountable]
WORD FOCUS: quiet WORD FOCUS: quiet
voice, sound: low , soft, muffled, hushed, subdued

place: peaceful, calm, sleepy, tranquil

completely quiet: silent, you could hear a pin drop

what you say when you want someone to be quiet: sh, shut up not polite, be quiet, keep it down BrE informal


See also
quiet

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