HyperDic: giddiness

English > 2 senses of the word giddiness:
NOUNattributegiddiness, sillinessan impulsive scatterbrained / scatterbrained manner
stategiddiness, dizziness, lightheadedness, vertigoa reeling sensation
English > giddiness: 2 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningAn impulsive scatterbrained / scatterbrained manner.
Synonymsilliness
Narrowerlightsomeness, lightnessThe trait of being lighthearted and frivolous
Broaderfrivolity, frivolousnessThe trait of being frivolous
Spanishnecedad, tontería
Catalanvertigen
Adjectivesgiddylacking seriousness
English > giddiness: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall.
Synonymsdizziness, lightheadedness, vertigo
Broadersymptom(medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Spanishdesvanecimiento, mareo, vahído, vértigo
Catalanmareig, rodament de cap, vertigen
Adjectivesgiddyhaving or causing a whirling sensation

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