sleepyhead


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sleep·y·head

 (slē′pē-hĕd′)
n. Informal
One who is in need of or groggy from sleep.
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sleepyhead

(ˈsliːpɪˌhɛd)
n
informal a sleepy or lazy person
ˈsleepyˌheaded adj
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sleep•y•head

(ˈsli piˌhɛd)

n.
a sleepy person.
[1570–80]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sleepyhead - a sleepy person
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
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Translations

sleepyhead

[ˈsliːpɪhed] Ndormilón/ona m/f
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sleepyhead

n (inf)Schlafmütze f (inf)
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sleepyhead

[ˈsliːpɪˌhɛd] n (fam) → dormiglione/a
go to bed, sleepyhead! → va' a letto che stai dormendo in piedi!
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