heady

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adjective \ˈhe-dē\

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


HEADY Defined for English Language Learners

heady

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adjective \ˈhe-dē\

Definition of heady for English Language Learners

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

  • : very excited and happy



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