drowsy

Drowsy means sleepy and having low energy. When you’re sitting in the warm sunlight after a big lunch, and you’re so drowsy you can’t keep your eyes open, it’s not the right time to try organizing your desk.

Ah drowsy, a word that describes slow-moving lions and charming little towns equally well. It has a pleasant association to it, a nice cozy sleepiness, like the sort of feeling you have when you can’t exactly figure out why your eyes keep closing, they just do. Wine makes some people drowsy and a boring documentary will definitely do it to you. Drowsy comes from an Old English word meaning "falling," and has evolved into falling asleep.

Definitions of drowsy
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adj half asleep

“made drowsy by the long ride”
Synonyms:
dozy, drowsing
asleep
in a state of sleep

adj showing lack of attention or boredom

Synonyms:
oscitant, yawning
inattentive
showing a lack of attention or care

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