dozy


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do·zy

 (dō′zē)
adj. do·zi·er, do·zi·est
Half asleep; drowsy.

doz′i·ly adv.
do′zi·ness n.

dozy

(ˈdəʊzɪ)
adj, dozier or doziest
1. drowsy
2. informal Brit stupid
ˈdozily adv
ˈdoziness n

doz•y

(ˈdoʊ zi)

adj. doz•i•er, doz•i•est.
drowsy; half asleep.
[1685–95]
doz′i•ly, adv.
doz′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dozy - half asleep; "made drowsy by the long ride"; "it seemed a pity to disturb the drowsing (or dozing) professor"; "a tired dozy child"; "the nodding (or napping) grandmother in her rocking chair"
asleep - in a state of sleep; "were all asleep when the phone rang"; "fell asleep at the wheel"

dozy

adjective
1. drowsy, sleepy, dozing, nodding, half asleep Eating too much makes me dozy.
2. (Brit. informal) stupid, simple, slow, silly, daft (informal), senseless, goofy (informal), witless, not all there, slow-witted He called me a dozy cow.

dozy

adjective
Ready for or needing sleep:
Translations

dozy

[ˈdəʊzɪ] ADJ (dozier (compar) (doziest (superl)))
1. (= sleepy) → amodorrado, soñoliento
2. (Brit) (= stupid) → corto, lerdo

dozy

[ˈdəʊzi] adj
(= drowsy) → à moitié endormi(e)
empoté(e)

dozy

adj (+er)
(= sleepy)schläfrig, verschlafen
(Brit inf: = stupid) → dösig (inf)

dozy

[ˈdəʊzɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (sleepy) → assonnato/a (fam) (stupid) → addormentato/a
References in classic literature ?
Allow me to introduce my family," said Polly; "this noisy little chap the boys named Nicodemus; and this dozy cat is called Ashputtel, because the joy of her life is to get among the cinders.
Anna Mullin, 14, had been filming her two rabbits, Daisy and Dozy, on her iPhone in her garden in Wavertree when she realised something wasn't quite right.
DOZY of the 60s pop band Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich, has died aged 70.
MIDLAND comic Frank Skinner has revealed how he was once mistaken for 70s TV character FRAR AR NK SPENCER by a dozy cabbie.
Dozy Joe delights Fitzsimons It may only have been a nose by which Dozy Joe and Seb Sanders beat Imprimus Tagula in the 1m1/2f seller, in which the favourite Kimbali was reluctant to race, but trainer Paul Fitzsimons was more than happy with the outcome.
This was the fifth year, and Dozy didn't want to miss it.
DOZY cops trying to catch a burglar who broke down the door of a house arrested the carpenter who repaired the damage.
CONFIDENTIAL'S favourite story of the week: the four dozy Liverpool fans who trekked into Europe to watch their team and ended up around 100 miles from the stadium in the wrong Lille.
I WOULD like to get a message across to all those dozy drivers out there.
Gerry and the Pacemakers, Dave Berry, the Swinging Blue Jeans and Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich will perform their many chart topping songs in a night of nostalgia.
1968: Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick and Tich - The Legend of Xanadu - was at number one.
But there's a deadly raptor behind the skittles and for that dozy security guard it's one strike and you're out.