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adjective woo·zy \ˈwü-zē, ˈwu̇-\

Simple Definition of woozy

  • : slightly dizzy, sick, or weak

Full Definition of woozy

woo·zi·erwoo·zi·est

  1. 1 :  mentally unclear or hazy <seems a little woozy, not quite knowing what to say — J. A. Lukacs>

  2. 2 :  affected with dizziness, mild nausea, or weakness

  3. 3 :  having a soft, indistinct, or unfocused quality :  vague, fuzzy <woozy…prose and vaguely beneficent statements — Roz Kaveney>

woo·zi·ly adverb
woo·zi·ness noun

Examples of woozy

  1. She was already feeling woozy after her first drink.

  2. <the blood donor started to feel a little woozy after rising too quickly from the cot>



Origin of woozy

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1897

Rhymes with woozy



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