drowsy drowsy  /d ˈraʊ zi/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) half asleep
  2. (adj) showing lack of attention or boredom

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It then began a three-decade period of drowsy eclipse.
  2. One of his patients was a businessman who became abnormally drowsy at 11 o'clock every morning, fell asleep at conferences and while driving his automobile.
  3. I like her jazzy, soulful first album more than her folksy, drowsy second.

News

  1. Sleepy driver tips over semi on I-5

    A drowsy semi truck driver crashed on I-5 near Mount Vernon early Thursday morning, leaving quite a mess on the freeway, the Washington State Patrol said.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  2. Stage review: "The Drowsy Chaperone"

    Pat Sajak puts his spinning talents to work here in Connecticut this month, but this time turning records instead of a “Wheel of Fortune” as he takes on the role of the Man in the Chair for Connecticut Repertory’s Nutmeg Summer Series production of “The Drowsy Chaperone.”
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Journal Inquirer

  3. WSP: Drowsy semi truck driver tips load on I-5

    A drowsy semi truck driver crashed on I-5 near Mount Vernon early Thursday morning, leaving quite a mess on the freeway, the Washington State Patrol said.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KOMO Seattle

Quotes

  1. "This thing still kills me," Iverson said. "I didn't take any painkillers before the game because I was scared that it was going to make me drowsy, so I just had to deal with the pain. I can't wait to take some before I leave."
    on Nov 25, 2006 By: Allen Iverson Source: SI.com

  2. "When we get together, we still finish each other's sentences," Engel said. "Betty White and I will fly back together from Chicago to Boston. I'll be in Boston with 'The Drowsy Chaperone' and Betty will be in town to film a movie. Betty is...
    on Apr 16, 2008 By: Georgia Engel Source: Wicked Local Plympton

  3. "Drowsy driving is dangerous so I'm participating in the CLARITIN Clear to Drive campaign because I want to make sure people know to check medicine labels for warnings about drowsiness before getting behind the wheel," said Edwards. "As...
    on Mar 18, 2009 By: Carl Edwards Source: Trading Markets (press release)

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