drowsy

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈdraʊzi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈdraʊzi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(drouzē)


Inflections of 'drowsy' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
drowsier
adj comparative
drowsiest
adj superlative
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drowsy

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. am [getting, feeling] drowsy
  2. am starting to [get] drowsy
  3. was drowsy [all day, during class]
  4. am always drowsy [after waking up, when the alarm goes off]
  5. am drowsy from [lack of sleep, the medication]
  6. was drowsy at [work, school] today
  7. Are you still feeling drowsy?
  8. if you start to feel drowsy [while driving, at the wheel]
  9. I get drowsy [when, from]
  10. my head feels drowsy
  11. non-drowsy [pills, medication]
  12. drowsy and [dizzy, sleepy, tired]
  13. [could, might, will] make you (feel) drowsy
  14. [warm milk, allergy meds] always make me drowsy
  15. drowsy [winter, January] weather
  16. the drowsy heat of [summer, the tropics, the desert]
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