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heady

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adjective \ˈhe-dē\

Simple Definition of heady

  • : causing feelings of excitement or dizziness : having a powerful effect on your senses

  • : very excited and happy

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of heady

headier

headiest

  1. 1 a :  willful, rash <heady opinions> b :  violent, impetuous

  2. 2 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>

  3. 3 a :  marked by or showing good judgment :  shrewd, intelligent b :  intellectually stimulating or demanding

headily

play \ˈhe-də-lē\ adverb

headiness

play \ˈhe-dē-nəs\ noun

Examples of heady in a sentence

  1. The plane soared to heady heights.

  2. They were heady with their newfound success.



14th Century

First Known Use of heady

14th century



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