sleepy head

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 ?
Often before had it supported his sleepy head, and now he leaned back to enjoy the forbidden pleasure of a cat nap.
How many miles could you make in those few brief hours, with the darling at your bosom,--the little sleepy head on your shoulder,--the small, soft arms trustingly holding on to your neck?
He made all-- Thorn for the camel, fodder for the kine, And mother's heart for sleepy head, O little son of mine!
But Stephanie Romiszweski, of the Sleepy Head Clinic, said: "Remember, it's all about quality and not quantity.
It gives the sleepy head one chance at the snooze button when alarm time comes.
In the second division of the 45-65 rated handicap, Sleepy Head is taken to build on an encouraging second at Listowel, while the first division of the same race should go to Queluz.
All mixed up for a kid like me, wide-eyed, sleepy head.
NEW HOPE, PA -- "Jeff" she whispered huskily into this sleepy head, interrupting a most pleasant dream.
Fancy that, I have woken up again, Another beginning in life to claim, I did go to bed the night before, And on life and its doing, shut the door, To open up then another up wide, In that of dreamland not to hide, Sleep was a corner then around, In this make-believe world, myself, I found, People were there from days gone by, This magic of knowing I cannot deny, My mind in its thinking was all alert, While in this of night time I did flirt, I know my head could not take it all in, But morning, remembrance of it, to me did bring, So awake I was from that slumber deep, Another vigil in the earth to keep, Until again having to go to bed, Where, in comfort, to lay down my sleepy head.
Washington, Aug 09 ( ANI ): Margaret Pellegrini, who played a Munchkin named Sleepy Head in the original 'The Wizard of Oz' movie, has died.
Wake up now you sleepy head, it's Halloween - get out of bed
Basically our little sleepy head is finding it hard to stay awake in school after working in the evenings and living in a wall-less house near to a busy road.
NATIONAL SLEEPY HEAD DAY (FINLAND) 1921: The first insulin was isolated by Canadians Sir Frederick Banting and his assistant Charles Best, providing an effective treatment for diabetes.
But every now and then we raise our sleepy head and roll our eyes at the moreC* let's call them ambitious, ideas.