grogginess grogginess

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a dazed and staggering state caused by alcohol
  2. (n) a groggy state resulting from weariness
  3. (n) marginal consciousness

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Between such spasms they ran the Sells-Floto Circus, beat the rival Scripps-Howard Rocky Mountain News into grogginess, forced Denver merchants to buy Bonfils' coal.
  2. Students who have a cup every morning to shake grogginess might not realize that it's the caffeine that's making them fuzzy-headed in the first place.
  3. Sitting on the edge of the bed, I stared at my haggard visage in the mirror on the wall while waiting for the grogginess to diminish.

News

  • 6 simple tips for better sleep

    Dark under-eye circles and grogginess aren’t the only side effects of lack of sleep. While these signs may show the world that you’re tired, the worst side effects are some you might not even have attributed to your late nights
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Fox News

Quotes

  • "The headaches obviously have to go away and the grogginess and so on," Reid said. "There are different levels of this, so I think you put it in the hands of the doctor and let them determine it, and as a coach, you stay out of it. I don't...
    on Oct 31, 2008 By: Andy Reid Source: Blinq (blog)

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