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

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I'm a little spacey today. feeling a little spacey in the moments following the freak accident
Recent Examples on the Web The latest output for Gess is spacey next-level R&B bliss, providing the perfect new addition to that baby-makin’ soundtrack. Stephen Daw, Billboard, "Queer Necessities: L Devine, Sam Sparro & More on Billboard Pride's February 2020 Playlist," 6 Feb. 2020 To the Billboard Music Awards, Turner went with a spacey silver jumpsuit from Louis Vuitton's spring 2019 collection, styled by Kate Young. Lindsay Weinberg, The Hollywood Reporter, "Emmys: 'Game of Thrones' Actresses Slay on the Red Carpet," 23 Sep. 2019 Galaxy Gorgeous Both colorful and whimsical, this spacey eye look by @theartistedit is the perfect way to welcome the new year. Emy Rodriguez Flores, Redbook, "15 Beauty Looks to Wear For New Year's Eve," 9 Dec. 2019 Mini-buses will cruise you to & from Mount Lookout Square and the Observatory for carolers, stargazing, our spacey gift shop, and hot drinks. Luann Gibbs,, "Things to do this week in Cincinnati: Dec. 9-15," 9 Dec. 2019 Instead, Musk tweeted a video of the spacey-looking silver vehicle hauling a Ford F150 up a hill. Tim Stelloh, NBC News, "Elon Musk again tries to impress with his Cybertruck — this time without a sledgehammer," 25 Nov. 2019 To help ring in their Little Ghost era, the trio curated this week’s #TBT Mixtape as a window into the tracks that helped shape their spacey, groove-heavy sound. Nick Williams, Billboard, "Listen to Neo R&B Trio Moonchild's Spacey & Soul-Stirring #TBT Mixtape," 5 Sep. 2019 The five new games include the time-bending side-scroller Jumper Jon, the eight multiplayer minigame compilation Super Mega Mini Party, the surreal and dark The Mosaic, the aquatic platformer Monomals and the spacey and strange Star Fetched. Michael Koczwara, The Hollywood Reporter, "Mobile Games Hotspot: 'Mario Kart Tour' Teases Multiplayer; Peggy Carter Reports for Marvel Game," 7 Nov. 2019 Featuring DJ Future Boy, spacey cocktails and walk-up window will be open all night long. Luann Gibbs,, "Last-chance Halloween events in and around Cincinnati in 2019," 24 Oct. 2019

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1969, in the meaning defined above

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“Spacey.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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