Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Thesaurus

reeling

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of reeling

  1. having a feeling of being whirled about and in danger of falling down <the blood donor experienced a reeling sensation after standing up too quickly> Synonyms aswoon, giddy, light-headed, dizzy, swimmy, vertiginous, whirling, woozyRelated Words faint, weak; addled, befuddled, confused, dazed, groggyNear Antonyms clearheaded; stable, steady





Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up reeling? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tending to dismiss important matters

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alt-5746713d76276

Which of these is a synonym of nonplus?

perplex reduce soothe disapprove
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ