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adjective dizzy pronunciation in British English /ˈdɪzi/
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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.
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  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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