In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(feeling/person) grogui informal
- It's really enjoyable, but I'm a bit groggy and disorientated so it's not really sinking in.
- Her voice was a bit unsteady and groggy, and I fought the urge to roll my eyes.
- Unable to get back to sleep, I headed down to breakfast, feeling groggy but pathetically pleased with myself.
- The thing is, half the time, my friend would stir early and hover in the groggy world of the almost-awake.
- I haven't been sleeping well over the past few nights, and as a result am a bit groggy throughout the day.
- At this point their back door slides open and a groggy looking eldest son enquires of me as to what I think I'm doing.
- The City chief was substituted early in the first half after suffering mild concussion and was still feeling groggy after the match.
- My head ached, my arms and legs felt like lead weights, and I was groggy with sleep.
- She was groggy with sleep when she was roughly wakened from some unpleasant dream.
- Coffee may also interfere with a good night's sleep and cause a groggy start the following day.
- His black hair was unruly as always and his voice was still groggy from sleep.
- The captain of the flight reported feeling dizzy and groggy and, at one point, donned an oxygen mask.
- I guess it's because I've only been cycling first thing in the morning - groggy and half-asleep.
- He raised his voice as he walked down the corridor with a groggy, staggering gait.
- At his stop, half asleep, he fell more than rose from his seat but he untangled his legs and kept moving and smiled, too groggy to be up.
- They all sat up, confused and a bit groggy, and succeeded in making everybody cry out in relief.
- That was odd, but in my groggy state nothing made much sense.
- At first, being groggy with sleep, I could only think of what a terrible dream I had.
- She brought us shifts and gowns and we slipped into them, groggy from grief and lack of sleep.
- We saw her yesterday for about 10 minutes and she was feeling a bit groggy, but I rang this morning and she is comfortable.
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