Definition of “woozy” - English Dictionary

“woozy” in British English

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uk /ˈwuː.zi/ us /ˈwuː.zi/ informal

feeling weak or ill and unable to think clearly:

I was still woozy from flu/the anaesthetic/the medication/the wine.
adverb uk /ˈwuː us /ˈwuː

His eyes opened woozily.
noun [ U ] uk /ˈwuː.zi.nəs/ us /ˈwuː.zi.nəs/

(Definition of “woozy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“woozy” in American English

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us /ˈwu·zi/ infml

slightly weak and confused and likely to fall:

This medicine may make you woozy.

(Definition of “woozy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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