Thesaurus

vertiginous

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of vertiginous

having a feeling of being whirled about and in danger of falling down
  • a 3-D effect that is likely to leave some audience members feeling vertiginous

Synonyms for vertiginous

Words Related to vertiginous

Near Antonyms for vertiginous

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about vertiginous

Time Traveler for vertiginous

Time Traveler

The first known use of vertiginous was in 1608

See more words from the same year

Listen to Our Podcast about vertiginous

Cite this Entry

“Vertiginous.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/vertiginous. Accessed 14 December 2019.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on vertiginous

Dictionary: Definition of vertiginous

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with vertiginous

Medical Dictionary: Definition of vertiginous

Comments on vertiginous

What made you want to look up vertiginous? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to assail by words or arguments

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Great Scrabble Words—A Quiz

  • scrabble tiles that read scrabble quiz
  • Which of the following Q-without-U words means the number five in cards or dice?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!