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dizzyadjective

uk   /ˈdɪz.i/  us   /ˈdɪz.i/
  • dizzy adjective (FEELING)

B2 feeling as if everything is turning around, and that you are not able to balance and may fall down: Going without sleep for a long time makes me feel dizzy and light-headed. I felt dizzy with excitement as I went up to collect the award.

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dizzily
adverb uk   /ˈdɪz.əl.i/  us   /ˈdɪz.əl.i/
in a dizzy way or a way that makes you feel dizzy: The skyscrapers towered dizzily above us.
(Definition of dizzy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dizzyadjective

 us   /ˈdɪz·i/
having or causing a feeling of spinning around and being unable to balance: She felt dizzy and needed to sit down. fig. In the computer industry, change comes at a dizzy pace (= very fast).
dizziness
noun [U]  us   /ˈdɪz·i·nəs/
(Definition of dizzy from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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