judicious, wise, heady(adj)
marked by the exercise of good judgment or common sense in practical matters
"judicious use of one's money"; "a wise decision"
extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic
foolhardy, heady, rash, reckless(adj)
marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences
"foolhardy enough to try to seize the gun from the hijacker"; "became the fiercest and most reckless of partisans"-Macaulay; "a reckless driver"; "a rash attempt to climb Mount Everest"
intoxicating or stupefying
tending to upset the mind or senses
rash or impetuous
Origin: From hedi, hevedi, equivalent to .
willful; rash; precipitate; hurried on by will or passion; ungovernable
apt to affect the head; intoxicating; strong
Origin: [From Head.]
The numerical value of heady in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of heady in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There are days when solitude is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
There are days when solitude, for someone my age, is a heady wine that intoxicates you with freedom, others when it is a bitter tonic, and still others when it is a poison that makes you beat your head against the wall.
Now the real beginnings of the 'freedom' which we have discussed for many years--and a heady freedom it is, coming after so many years of reaching outward for it--to finally discover all I had to do was reach inward, and it was there waiting all the time for me
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