giddiness
noun see giddy I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Giddiness — Gid di*ness, n. The quality or state of being giddy. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • giddiness — late 13c., thoughtless folly; see GIDDY (Cf. giddy) + NESS (Cf. ness). Meaning dizziness is late 14c …   Etymology dictionary

  • giddiness — giddy ► ADJECTIVE (giddier, giddiest) 1) having or causing a sensation of whirling and a tendency to fall or stagger; dizzy. 2) excitable and frivolous. ► VERB (giddies, giddied) ▪ make (someone) feel excited to the point of disorientation …   English terms dictionary

  • giddiness — See giddily. * * * …   Universalium

  • giddiness — noun The state of being giddy …   Wiktionary

  • giddiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A sensation of whirling or falling: dizziness, lightheadedness, vertiginousness, vertigo, wooz iness. See AWARENESS …   English dictionary for students

  • giddiness — gid·di·ness || gɪdɪnɪs n. dizziness, wooziness, lightheadedness; frivolousness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • giddiness — n. Vertigo, dizziness, swimming of the head …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • giddiness — gid·di·ness …   English syllables

  • giddiness — noun 1. an impulsive scatterbrained manner (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑silliness • Derivationally related forms: ↑silly (for: ↑silliness), ↑giddy • Hyp …   Useful english dictionary

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