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giddy

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of giddy

  1. 1 lacking in seriousness or maturity the giddy youngsters continued to laugh, joke, and make faces during the ceremonies the old guy's having an affair with a giddy twentysomething Synonyms of giddy birdbrained, ditzy (or ditsy), dizzy, featherbrained, flighty, frivolous, frothy, futile, goofy, harebrained, light-headed, light-minded, puerile, scatterbrained, silly, yeasty Words Related to giddy fatuous, foolish, inane, nonsensical, thoughtless, witless; crazy, daffy, daft, fruity; exuberant, flippant, fluttery, giggly, happy, light, lighthearted, playful; sappy, shallow, superficial Near Antonyms of giddy grave, melancholy, somber (or sombre), thoughtful; dignified, heavy, no-nonsense, sedate, severe, solemn, staid Antonyms of giddy earnest, serious, serious-minded, sober, unfrivolous

  2. 2 having a feeling of being whirled about and in danger of falling down I love the giddy feeling you get riding roller coasters Synonyms of giddy aswoon, dizzy, light-headed, reeling, swimmy, vertiginous, whirling, woozyWords Related to giddy faint, weak; addled, befuddled, confused, dazed, groggyNear Antonyms of giddy clearheaded; stable, steady

  3. 3 experiencing or marked by overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion he's clearly giddy at the news that his ailing grandfather will be fine Synonyms of giddy elated, elevated, enrapt, enraptured, entranced, euphoric, exhilarated, ecstatic, heady, intoxicated, rapt, rapturous, rhapsodic (also rhapsodical)Words Related to giddy enchanted, exultant, glorying, jubilant, rejoicing, triumphant; enthusiastic, excited, gung ho, thrilled; blissed-out, blissful, delighted, glad, gratified, happy, joyful, joyous, pleased, satisfied, tickledNear Antonyms of giddy blue, brokenhearted, crestfallen, dejected, despondent, disconsolate, disheartened, doleful, down, downcast, downhearted, forlorn, gloomy, glum, hangdog, heartbroken, heartsick, heartsore, inconsolable, joyless, low, low-spirited, melancholy, miserable, mournful, sad, saddened, sorrowful, sorry, unhappy, woebegone, woeful, wretchedAntonyms of giddy depressed


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