Sleepily in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Sleepily

In a sleepy manner.

Short Example Sentences for Sleepily

  • 1. Carl staggered sleepily to the door and unlocked it. 🔊
  • 2. She blinked sleepily and tried to comfort me. 🔊
  • 3. Then he rubbed his eyes sleepily and stretched himself. 🔊
  • 4. A tallow dip burns sleepily on the creaking stairs. 🔊
  • 5. Burros blinked sleepily on three legs and a hoof-tip. 🔊
  • 6. Madame von Marwitz now was sleepily observing her. 🔊
  • 7. And George looked sleepily out of the little cabin window. 🔊
  • 8. Just then Ben opened his eyes, and sleepily looked around. 🔊
  • 9. Gretel rubbed her eyes sleepily and raised herself from the moss. 🔊
  • 10. Overhead the birds chirped sleepily and one by one the stars came out. 🔊
  • 11. Toby was as if paralysed by the sight, his hand sleepily raised to his brow. 🔊
  • 12. The night was very calm; the quiet waters crooned sleepily about the boat. 🔊
  • 13. Little Mark, on the other side, yawned and staggered sleepily on his feet. 🔊
  • 14. Dorothea's eyes made effort to open, but sleepily they closed again. 🔊

How to use Sleepily in Sentences?

  • 1. She sat up in bed and glanced sleepily through the open door into the sitting room. 🔊
  • 2. She thought that she had sleepily asked him to be more careful, to return to rest. 🔊
  • 3. Her mother called out to her, sleepily asking if she could get out of her dress by herself. 🔊
  • 4. Zuelfikar sat down in the gate again, very sleepily blinking his eyes, and smiling mysteriously. 🔊
  • 5. The savage face of one of his guards shot up noiselessly, with a sleepily malignant grin. 🔊
  • 6. All the tents but one had been removed, and the staff crouched sleepily upon the refuse straw. 🔊
  • 7. Beneath it is a large boat, of an age and type unknown, and a wherry sleepily awaiting repair. 🔊
  • 8. The lamp smoked sleepily overhead; far away the great river sang its bass song. 🔊
  • 9. So I had to bring her inside my tent, and sleepily make a poultice and bandage the hurt. 🔊
  • 10. Peter lay on his straw bed before the fire, sleepily watching Neptune finish his prayers. 🔊
  • 11. Tom went sleepily to the helm, and Harry and Joe gladly "turned in," and were soon fast asleep. 🔊
  • 12. The cat blinks sleepily in the sunshine and dreams of a future unmarred by suds and a slippery foothold. 🔊
  • 13. Somewhere in the world the white cock was crowing sleepily when we put off, stiff and soaked and shivering. 🔊
  • 14. One of the workmen carefully rebolted the door, yawned sleepily and followed his comrades toward the companionway. 🔊
  • 15. The old butler comes sleepily shuffling along the hall again, and appears at the parlor with a telegram. 🔊
  • 16. But it is not the indolent beauty of southern climes, to lounge through sleepily in a slow-rolling travelling carriage. 🔊
  • 17. Roger sat up sleepily blinking against the garish rays of the rising sun, and conscious of an indefinite sense of discomfort. 🔊
  • 18. Half an hour later, the two lads drained the last dregs of their coffee and grinned sleepily at each other across the table. 🔊
  • 19. Mr. 'Possum sleepily knocked the ashes out of his pipe and yawned and looked into the fire. 🔊
  • 20. Occasionally one of them would reach lazily for a lever, or sleepily push a button, as little numbered lights winked on and off. 🔊
  • 21. Dulcie, rising from her chair, sorted the mail, sleepily tucking each letter and parcel into its proper pigeon-hole. 🔊