dozy definition, meaning - what is dozy in the British English Dictionary & Thesaurus - Cambridge Dictionaries Online

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “dozy”

See all translations

dozy

adjective uk   /ˈdəʊ.zi/  us   /ˈdoʊ-/
informal tired and wanting to sleep: Drinking a beer at lunchtime makes me feel dozy all afternoon. UK informal thinking or reacting slowly: He'd have driven straight into me if I hadn't seen him first - the dozy idiot!
dozily
adverb uk   us   /-zɪ.li/
doziness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/ informal
Translations of “dozy”
in Korean 졸리운…
in Arabic ناعِس…
in Portuguese sonolento…
in Catalan endormiscat…
in Japanese 眠気を催して…
in Italian sonnolento…
in Chinese (Traditional) 又累又睏的, 昏昏欲睡的, 頭腦遲鈍的,呆頭呆腦的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 又累又困的, 昏昏欲睡的, 头脑迟钝的,呆头呆脑的…
(Definition of dozy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of dozy?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

cost/charge the earth

to cost, charge, etc. a lot of money

Word of the Day

The language of elections

by Liz Walter,
April 22, 2015
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to

Read More 

dumbwalking noun

April 20, 2015
walking slowly, without paying attention to the world around you because you are consulting a smartphone He told me dumbwalking probably wouldn’t be a long-term problem.

Read More