Sleepiness

  • 1 Sleepiness — Sleep i*ness, n. The quality or state of being sleepy. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 sleepiness — [slē′pē nis] n. a sleepy quality or state * * * See sleepily. * * * …

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  • 3 sleepiness — [slē′pē nis] n. a sleepy quality or state …

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  • 4 sleepiness — noun did you tell the doctor about your chronic sleepiness? Syn: drowsiness, tiredness, somnolence, languor, languidness, doziness; lethargy, sluggishness, lassitude, enervation …

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  • 5 sleepiness — sleepy ► ADJECTIVE (sleepier, sleepiest) 1) needing or ready for sleep. 2) (of a place) without much activity. 3) not dynamic or able to respond to change. DERIVATIVES sleepily adverb sleepiness noun …

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  • 6 sleepiness — noun a very sleepy state sleepiness causes many driving accidents • Syn: ↑drowsiness, ↑somnolence • Ant: ↑wakefulness • Derivationally related forms: ↑somnolent ( …

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  • 7 sleepiness — noun see sleepy …

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  • 8 sleepiness — noun The property of being sleepy …

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  • 9 sleepiness — SYN: somnolence (1) …

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  • 10 sleepiness — Synonyms and related words: acedia, apathy, boredom, brain fag, debilitation, debility, drowsiness, dullness, enervation, enfeeblement, ennui, eyestrain, faintness, fatigue, goneness, heart strain, heaviness, hebetude, inanimation, indifference,… …

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  • 11 sleepiness — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. torpor, lethargy, drowsiness, somnolence, tiredness, sand in the eyes*; see also laziness …

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  • 12 sleepiness — sleep·i·ness || slɪːpɪnɪs n. state of being sleepy, drowsiness …

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  • 13 sleepiness — n. Drowsiness, somnolence, doziness, inclination to sleep …

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  • 14 sleepiness — n 1. drowsiness, tiredness, slumber ousness, somnolence, somnolency, oscitance, oscitan cy, (in the Middle East) kef; hypnosis, hypnotism. 2. sluggishness, languor, lassitude, lethargy, torpor, torpidity, torpidness, comatoseness, comatosity. 3.… …

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  • 15 sleepiness — sleep·i·ness …

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  • 16 sleepiness — See: sleepy …

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  • 17 Sleepiness, excessive daytime (EDS) — A neurological disorder marked by a sudden recurrent uncontrollable compulsion to sleep. Also known as narcolepsy. It is often associated with cataplexy (a sudden loss of muscle tone and paralysis of voluntary muscles associated with a strong… …

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  • 18 Epworth sleepiness scale — The Epworth sleepiness scale (ESS) is a questionnaire intended to measure daytime sleepiness. This can be helpful in diagnosing sleep disorders. It was introduced in 1991 by Dr Murray Johns of Epworth Hospital in Melbourne, Australia.cite journal …

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  • 19 Excessive daytime sleepiness — Infobox Disease Name = daytime hypersomnia Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD10|F|51|1|f|50, ICD10|G|47|1|g|40 ICD9 = ICD9|291.82, ICD9|292.85, ICD9|307.43 ICD9|307.44, ICD9|327.1, ICD9|780.53 ICD9|780.54 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj …

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  • 20 Excessive daytime sleepiness — A neurological disorder in which there is a sudden recurrent uncontrollable compulsion to sleep. Excessive daytime sleepiness is also known as narcolepsy. The condition is often associated with: {{}}Cataplexy a sudden loss of muscle tone and… …

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