headiness
noun see heady

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Headiness — Head i*ness, n. The quality of being heady. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • headiness — [hed′ē nis] n. the quality or condition of being heady * * * See headily. * * * …   Universalium

  • headiness — [hed′ē nis] n. the quality or condition of being heady …   English World dictionary

  • headiness — dēnə̇s, din noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English hedinesse, from hedy heady + nesse ness 1. : rashness, headstrongness headiness of youth …   Useful english dictionary

  • headiness — noun The characteristic of being heady …   Wiktionary

  • headiness — head·i·ness || hedɪnɪs n. precipitousness, rashness, impulsiveness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • headiness — n. 1. Rashness, hurry, precipitation. 2. Obstinacy, stubbornness …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • headiness — head·i·ness …   English syllables

  • Headless — Head less, a. [AS. he[ a]fodle[ a]s.] 1. Having no head; beheaded; as, a headless body, neck, or carcass. [1913 Webster] 2. Destitute of a chief or leader. Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] 3. Destitute of understanding or prudence; foolish; rash;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heady — adjective (headier; est) Date: 14th century 1. a. willful, rash < heady opinions > b. violent, impetuous 2. a. tending to intoxicate or make giddy or elated < heady wine > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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