[[t]ˈsli pi[/t]] adj. sleep•i•er, sleep•i•est
1) ready or inclined to sleep; drowsy
2) of or showing drowsiness
3) lethargic; inactive:
a sleepy village[/ex]
4) inducing sleep; soporific:
sleepy warmth[/ex]
Etymology: 1175–1225 sleep′i•ly, adv. sleep′i•ness, n.

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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