Definition of sleepyhead in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈsliːpɪhɛd


  • A sleepy or inattentive person (usually as a form of address): come on, sleepyhead, time to get up
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    • 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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