drowsy (adj.) Old form(s): drowsie
causing sleepiness, sleep-inducing, soporific
Oth III.iii.328[Iago to himself, as if to Othello] Nor all the drowsy syrups of the world, / Shall ever medicine thee to that sweet sleep / Which thou owed'st yesterday
RJ IV.i.96[Friar to Juliet] through all thy veins shall run / A cold and drowsy humour
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