Definition of sleepyhead in English:

sleepyhead

Line breaks: sleepy|head
Pronunciation: /ˈsliːpɪhɛd
 
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noun

A sleepy or inattentive person (usually as a form of address): come on, sleepyhead, time to get up
More example sentences
  • What a relief for all the sleepyheads that 2005 looks set to be more relaxed.
  • All of this happens before I hear a voice that says, ‘Rise and shine, sleepyhead.’
  • The class cheered as the excited students immediately fired up their conversations while other sleepyheads along with Chloe fell instantly asleep.

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