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English definition of “reel”

reel

verb [I] (MOVE)   /ril/
to move from side to side as if you are going to fall while walking or standing : Reeling a bit , he tripped and fell . If you reel, or your mind or brain reels, you feel very confused or shocked : Our team is reeling from five straight losses .
(Definition of reel verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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