spacey

adjective
spac·​ey | \ ˈspā-sē How to pronounce spacey (audio) \
variants: or less commonly spacy
spacier; spaciest

Definition of spacey

Examples of spacey in a Sentence

I'm a little spacey today. feeling a little spacey in the moments following the freak accident
Recent Examples on the Web At the film’s best, the director uses his dreamy, fragmented narrative approach to reflect the disjointed state of his protagonist, who’s always slightly spacey, because the most important part of him is stuck in the past. Los Angeles Times, 5 Sep. 2019 Through it all there's always been something elusive about her, that slightly spacey aura that invites projection and creates mystery. Mark Rozzo, Town & Country, 3 Oct. 2013 People would get real spacey from doing these meditations. Win Mccormack, The New Republic, 12 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of spacey

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Spacey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spacey. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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