Definition of drowsily in US English:



  • See drowsy

    • ‘‘Whatever you say,’ I replied drowsily, falling into a deep slumber.’
    • ‘‘Five more minutes,’ she responded drowsily, her eyes still closed.’
    • ‘Mr. Dickenson let me get up and I drowsily stumbled over to my bed on the ground.’
    • ‘You slip drowsily into your dressing gown and tiptoe quietly to the top of the stairs.’
    • ‘I toddled drowsily into the kitchen, rubbing the sleep from my eyes and feeling a whole lot better, to find Dolly sitting at the closed door, gazing forlornly out.’