how to pronounce drowsy


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drowsy is pronounced in two syllables

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meaning of drowsy

Drowsy means tired, sleepy, or half asleep.

drowsy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word drowsy occurs in english on average 0.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics drowsy can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that drowsy can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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