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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

Full Definition of heady

head·i·erhead·i·est

  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

head·i·ly play \ˈhe-də-lē\ adverb
head·i·ness play \ˈhe-dē-nəs\ noun

Examples of heady

  1. The plane soared to heady heights.

  2. They were heady with their newfound success.



14th Century

First Known Use of heady

14th century

Rhymes with heady



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