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giddy

adjective

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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

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2 having a feeling of being whirled about and in danger of falling down
  • I love the giddy feeling you get riding roller coasters

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3 experiencing or marked by overwhelming usually pleasurable emotion
  • he's clearly giddy at the news that his ailing grandfather will be fine

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The first known use of giddy was in the 14th century

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“Giddy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/giddy. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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