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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.
Sleepy-Head!' said Mr Flintwinch, 'what are you talking about?'
Altogether, I have never, on any occasion, made one at such a cosey, dosey, old-fashioned, time-forgotten, sleepy-headed little family-party in all my life; and I felt it would be quite a soothing opiate to belong to it in any character - except perhaps as a suitor.
"Really!" I said, pulling him forward from under the noses of two enormous sleepy-headed cart-horses.
ANDY COLLINSON, Aigburth AFTER seeing Liverpool's defence get pulled-over faster than a drink-driver on Sunday, at least sleepy-head Torres should be back for Benfica.
ALBION sleepy-head Ryan Donk has woken up to the Premier League challenge ahead of him after his snoozing got him axed from his last club for FOUR months!
She's the beautiful daughter of Laura Helm and Natahan Gray.; SLEEPY-HEAD Thomas Leslie Burr was born on July 16 weighing 9lb 7oz.
SLEEPY-HEAD girls hope they have set a double Guinness World Record without ever getting out of bed.
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.
"I still get up every morning, thinking I'll have to wake Sarah, who was such a sleepy-head. Then I get to the bedroom door and remember she's not there.
Meanwhile, Tom Smith has ordered his sleepy-head Scotland mates to set their alarm clocks for 2.30pm on Saturday - then stay AWAKE for the next 80 minutes.
SLEEPY-HEAD Graeme Dott made a red-faced exit from the China Snooker Open in Shanghai yesterday.
MIGHTY mite Tom Smith has told his sleepy-head Scotland mates to set their alarm clocks for 2.30pm on Saturday - then stay AWAKE for the next 80 minutes.
Sleepy-head Sam Torrance was kicked out of the OKI Pro-Am yesterday.