sleepy adj.

1 ready to go to sleep

VERBS be, feel, look, sound | become, get, grow | make sb The alcohol was making him sleepy.

ADV. extremely, really, very | a bit, a little, quite, rather She was beginning to get a bit sleepy.

2 very quiet

VERBS be, seem | remain The town remains sleepy despite the activity all around it.

PHRASES sleepy little a sleepy little fishing village