sleepy head

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sleepy head

A playful name for one who is tired. Get up, sleepy head, or else we'll be late! You're clearly dozing off, so why don't you go to bed, sleepy head?
See also: head
References in classic literature ?
Here, sleepy-head,' said Joe, giving him the lantern.
And here pyjama-clad families will be encouraged to throw some shapes as well as play with hula hoops and bathe in bubbles set to music guaranteed to shake up sleepy-heads.
The gallery is inviting all sleepy-heads aged seven years and under to join in the fun and games at the free pyjama party this Sunday from 1.
The Lady Lever ArtGallery is inviting all sleepy-heads aged seven and under to the quirky but free Pyjama Party on Sunday from 1.
His sleepy-heads were trailing after just two minutes after Barry Sellars gave Forfar a flying start.
And for sleepy-heads in Derby, Bristol and Kent who find it hard to get up in time for their new jobs, the grant has even been used to buy alarm clocks.