sleepy - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate sleepy

sleepy is hyphenated as sleep-y

How to pronounce sleepy

sleepy is pronounced ´s lēːp ēː

Number of syllables in sleepy

The number of syllables in sleepy is 2

What part of speech in sleepy?

sleepy is an adjective

How common in the word sleepy?

sleepy is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does sleepy convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'sleepy'

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Common collocations before 'sleepy'

baby, back, down, eye, felt, get, like, look, made, make, making, still, very, voice, watch

Common collocations of 'sleepy'

already, baby, back, began, dark, day, down, eye, felt, few, get, just, know, like, little, look, made, make, making, might, mind, much, now, start, still, through, very, voice, watch, will

Words with similar spelling to sleepy

sleeky, sleety, sweepy

Common Verb Collocations of sleepy

answer, ask, be, become, begin, bore, can, come, do, feel, get, give, go, grow, have, look, make, open, rub, say, smear, smile, sound, tell, think, tire, will, Wake, 're, 's

Common Adjective Collocations of sleepy

arrant, blue, cunning, dead, deaf, dull, endless, eye, fat, good, half, hungry, little, look, low, much, old, other, proud, quiet, sick, slow, sluggish, small, soft, stupid, thirsty, tire, weary, Good

Common Conjunction Collocations of sleepy

and, but, nor, or

Lists containing sleepy

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Words with similar spelling to sleeky
Words with similar spelling to sleety
Words with similar spelling to sweepy
Synonyms of 'apathetic'
Synonyms of 'asleep'
Synonyms of 'blase'
Synonyms of 'comatose'
Synonyms of 'dead'
Synonyms of 'dopey'
Synonyms of 'dormant'
Synonyms of 'dreamy'
Synonyms of 'droopy'
Synonyms of 'drowsy'
Synonyms of 'dull'
Synonyms of 'enervated'
Common Adjective Collocations of blinking
Common Adjective Collocations of bustled
Common Adjective Collocations of dozed
Common Adjective Collocations of dreamy
Common Adjective Collocations of disoriented
Common Adjective Collocations of daytime
Common Adjective Collocations of daze
Common Adjective Collocations of drowsy
Common Adjective Collocations of frosty
Common Adjective Collocations of fireman
Common Adjective Collocations of fretting
Common Adjective Collocations of grunt
Common Adjective Collocations of griffin
Common Adjective Collocations of groggy
Common Adjective Collocations of grooms
Common Adjective Collocations of insensible
Common Adjective Collocations of icebergs
Common Adjective Collocations of jogged
Common Adjective Collocations of languid
Common Adjective Collocations of lolling
Common Adjective Collocations of lethargic
Common Adjective Collocations of mutters
Common Adjective Collocations of nodding
Common Adjective Collocations of nudged
Common Adjective Collocations of ostler
Common Adjective Collocations of potion
Common Adjective Collocations of rubbed
Common Adjective Collocations of rubbing
Common Adjective Collocations of rub
Common Adjective Collocations of tired
Common Adjective Collocations of tousled
Common Adjective Collocations of uneasily