Sleepy

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Physical StatePlay
Use 'sleepy' to describe someone feeling the need to sleep, especially in informal settings. SlideAfter watching the movie, I felt so sleepy.
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Observable BehaviorPlay
'Sleepy' describes someone who shows signs of tiredness, like yawning or drooping eyes. SlideHer sleepy eyes made it clear she needed a nap.
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Subjective FeelingPlay
When feeling 'sleepy,' a person may not necessarily fall asleep but just feels the desire. SlideEven though I'm sleepy, I have to finish my homework.