a : tending to intoxicate or make giddy or elated <heady wine> <being in such distinguished company was a heady experience>
b : giddy, exhilarated <heady with his success>
c : rich <a heady sauce> <a heady variety>
d : impressive <a man of heady accomplishments>
Examples of HEADY
- The plane soared to heady heights.
- They were heady with their newfound success.
First Known Use of HEADY
Related to HEADY
- elated, elevated, enrapt, enraptured, entranced, euphoric, exhilarated, giddy, ecstatic, intoxicated, rapt, rapturous, rhapsodic (also rhapsodical)
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