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reeled

verb
past tense of reel

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1 to be in a confused state as if from being twirled around
  • his mind reeled upon hearing the news that his employer had been indicted for fraud

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2 to move forward while swaying from side to side
  • got off the amusement park ride reeling and barely able to stand

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reeled off

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“Reeled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/reeled. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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