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adjective     dizzy pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    feeling as if you or the things around you are spinning, especially when you think you are going to fall

    I felt dizzy and had to sit down.

    The dizzy spells (=periods when you feel dizzy) have stopped completely.

  2. 2
    feeling or making you feel excited or confused, especially because everything is changing very fast

    the dizzy pace of modern life

    We were dizzy with excitement.

  3. 3
    informal silly, careless, and not interested in serious things

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to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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