light-headed

adjective
light-head·​ed | \ ˈlīt-ˌhe-dəd How to pronounce light-headed (audio) \

Definition of light-headed

1 : mentally disoriented : dizzy
2 : lacking in maturity or seriousness : frivolous

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Other Words from light-headed

light-headedly adverb
light-headedness noun

First Known Use of light-headed

1537, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of light-headed was in 1537

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“Light-headed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light-headed. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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light-headed

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How to pronounce light-headed (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of light-headed

: unable to think and move in a normal way because of a weak and dizzy feeling

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