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English definition of “dozy”

dozy

adjective uk   /ˈdəʊ.zi/ us    /ˈdoʊ-/
informal tired and wanting to sleep: Drinking a beer at lunchtime makes me feel dozy all afternoon.Tired and making tired UK informal thinking or reacting slowly: He'd have driven straight into me if I hadn't seen him first - the dozy idiot!Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
dozily
adverb uk   /-zɪ.li/ us  
Tired and making tiredStupid and sillyOf unsound mind
doziness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ informal us  
(Definition of dozy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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