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dizzying

adjective uk   us   /ˈdɪz.i.ɪŋ/

dizzying adjective (FEELING)

causing you to feel dizzy: a dizzying display of acrobatics

dizzying adjective (QUALITY)

very fast or confusing: The dizzying pace of political change in the country caught many people by surprise.
dizzyingly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
Translations of “dizzying”
in Chinese (Traditional) 感覺, 令人頭暈目眩的,讓人眩暈的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 感觉, 令人头晕目眩的,让人眩晕的…
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