dizzy, giddy, woozy, vertiginous(adj)
having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling
"had a dizzy spell"; "a dizzy pinnacle"; "had a headache and felt giddy"; "a giddy precipice"; "feeling woozy from the blow on his head"; "a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff"
airheaded, dizzy, empty-headed, featherbrained, giddy, light-headed, lightheaded, silly(adj)
lacking seriousness; given to frivolity
"a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"
To make dizzy or unsteady.
dizzy, feeling dizzy or unsteady and as if about to fall down
The man became giddy upon standing up so fast.
causing dizziness: causing dizziness or a feeling of unsteadiness
They climbed to a giddy height.
lightheartedly silly, or joyfully elated
The boy was giddy when he opened his birthday presents.
having in the head a sensation of whirling or reeling about; having lost the power of preserving the balance of the body, and therefore wavering and inclined to fall; lightheaded; dizzy
promoting or inducing giddiness; as, a giddy height; a giddy precipice
bewildering on account of rapid turning; running round with celerity; gyratory; whirling
characterized by inconstancy; unstable; changeable; fickle; wild; thoughtless; heedless
to reel; to whirl
to make dizzy or unsteady
Origin: [OE. gidi mad, silly, AS. gidig, of unknown origin, cf. Norw. gidda to shake, tremble.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gid′i, adj. unsteady, dizzy: that causes giddiness: whirling: inconstant: thoughtless.—adv. Gidd′ily.—n. Gidd′iness.—adjs. Gidd′y-head′ed, thoughtless, wanting reflection; Gidd′y-paced (Shak.), moving irregularly. [From A.S. giddian, to sing, be merry, gid, a song.]
The numerical value of giddy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of giddy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
He that is giddy thinks the world turns round.
When you look up at the sky, you have a feeling of unity, which delights you and makes you giddy.
Now when I go on a trip, I look for abandoned buildings, when I see one, I kind of get giddy and want to go in.
I just did this trade show and people were literally giddy, my manufacturers and my sales reps were like, 'Why are these people so fidgety?'.
You know I was thinking about it coming into here (Koyuk): holy cow we actually stand a good chance of winning the Iditarod, we'll see where we are when the dust settles. I'm not trying to get all giddy just yet.
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