intransitive verb ver·tig·i·nate \ˌvərˈtijəˌnāt\

Definition of vertiginate


  1. :  to whirl dizzily around :  twirl

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Origin and Etymology of vertiginate

Late Latin vertiginatus, past participle of vertiginare to whirl around, from Latin vertigin-, vertigo action of whirling

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a brief usually trivial fact

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