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Synonyms for giddy
ˈgɪd igid·dy

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Wiktionary

  1. giddyadjective

    Synonyms:
    dizzy

  2. giddyadjective

    dizzy, feeling dizzy or unsteady and as if about to fall down

    The man became giddy upon standing up so fast.

    Synonyms:
    dizzy

  3. giddyadjective

    causing dizziness: causing dizziness or a feeling of unsteadiness

    They climbed to a giddy height.

    Synonyms:
    dizzy

  4. giddyadjective

    lightheartedly silly, or joyfully elated

    The boy was giddy when he opened his birthday presents.

    Synonyms:
    dizzy

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. giddy

    Synonyms:
    whirling, vertiginous, thoughtless, inconstant, unsteady, lofty, beetling, dizzy, hare-brained, flighty

    Antonyms:
    stationary, slow, ponderous, thoughtful, earnest, steady, low, unelevated, wary, circumspect

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dizzy, giddy, woozy, vertiginousadjective

    having or causing a whirling sensation; liable to falling

    "had a dizzy spell"; "a dizzy pinnacle"; "had a headache and felt giddy"; "a giddy precipice"; "feeling woozy from the blow on his head"; "a vertiginous climb up the face of the cliff"

    Synonyms:
    lightheaded, woozy, silly, featherbrained, dizzy, light-headed, empty-headed, airheaded, vertiginous

    Antonyms:
    serious, well

  2. airheaded, dizzy, empty-headed, featherbrained, giddy, light-headed, lightheaded, sillyadjective

    lacking seriousness; given to frivolity

    "a dizzy blonde"; "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles"

    Synonyms:
    woozy, zany, empty-headed, silly, dizzy, wacky, ridiculous, airheaded, whacky, goofy, sappy, cockamamie, light-headed, swooning, faint, lightheaded, slaphappy, light, featherbrained, punch-drunk, vertiginous, cockamamy, pathetic

    Antonyms:
    well, serious

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. giddyadjective

    Synonyms:
    vertiginous, dizzy

  2. giddyadjective

    Synonyms:
    changeable, fickle, inconstant, unsteady, mutable, unstable, irresolute

  3. giddyadjective

    Synonyms:
    careless, heedless, thoughtless, wild, reckless, headlong, flighty, hair-brained, giddy-brained, light-headed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. giddyadjective

    Synonyms:
    fickle, mercurial, volatile, flighty, unstable, inconstant, thoughtless, light-headed, dizzy, vertiginous

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "giddy":

    mischievous, playful, dizzy, dazed, lightheaded

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How to use giddy in a sentence?

  1. Dallas Seavey:

    You know I was thinking about it coming into here (Koyuk): holy cow we actually stand a good chance of winning the Iditarod, we'll see where we are when the dust settles. I'm not trying to get all giddy just yet.

  2. Echo Delta:

    Now when I go on a trip, I look for abandoned buildings, when I see one, I kind of get giddy and want to go in.

  3. Norman Korpi:

    I just did this trade show and people were literally giddy, my manufacturers and my sales reps were like, 'Why are these people so fidgety?'.

  4. Ferdinand Hodler:

    When you look up at the sky, you have a feeling of unity, which delights you and makes you giddy.

  5. Peter Boockvar:

    Sentiment is very giddy. Valuations are inflated. But that can stay that way for some time.

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