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
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As a result, the sleepy-head Scot was in such a hurry he forgot to put his pants on, was docked two frames and, not surprisingly, went on to lose the game 5-3.