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California club pop chirper Dev's debut is as stark as it is sweet. This is owed partly to the casually giddy lightness of her talk-singing - familiar from her slizzered 2010 cameo on Far East Movement's smash 'Like a G6,' and around-the way-girl frisky like 1980s Latin freestyle.
Chuck Eddy

Meaning of "giddy" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD GIDDY

Old English gydig mad, frenzied, possessed by God; related to God.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF GIDDY

giddy  [ˈɡɪdɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIDDY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Giddy is a verb and can also act as an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb giddy in English.

WHAT DOES GIDDY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of giddy in the English dictionary

The first definition of giddy in the dictionary is affected with a reeling sensation and feeling as if about to fall; dizzy. Other definition of giddy is causing or tending to cause vertigo. Giddy is also impulsive; scatterbrained.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO GIDDY

PRESENT

Present
I giddy
you giddy
he/she/it giddies
we giddy
you giddy
they giddy
Present continuous
I am giddying
you are giddying
he/she/it is giddying
we are giddying
you are giddying
they are giddying
Present perfect
I have giddied
you have giddied
he/she/it has giddied
we have giddied
you have giddied
they have giddied
Present perfect continuous
I have been giddying
you have been giddying
he/she/it has been giddying
we have been giddying
you have been giddying
they have been giddying
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I giddied
you giddied
he/she/it giddied
we giddied
you giddied
they giddied
Past continuous
I was giddying
you were giddying
he/she/it was giddying
we were giddying
you were giddying
they were giddying
Past perfect
I had giddied
you had giddied
he/she/it had giddied
we had giddied
you had giddied
they had giddied
Past perfect continuous
I had been giddying
you had been giddying
he/she/it had been giddying
we had been giddying
you had been giddying
they had been giddying
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will giddy
you will giddy
he/she/it will giddy
we will giddy
you will giddy
they will giddy
Future continuous
I will be giddying
you will be giddying
he/she/it will be giddying
we will be giddying
you will be giddying
they will be giddying
Future perfect
I will have giddied
you will have giddied
he/she/it will have giddied
we will have giddied
you will have giddied
they will have giddied
Future perfect continuous
I will have been giddying
you will have been giddying
he/she/it will have been giddying
we will have been giddying
you will have been giddying
they will have been giddying
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would giddy
you would giddy
he/she/it would giddy
we would giddy
you would giddy
they would giddy
Conditional continuous
I would be giddying
you would be giddying
he/she/it would be giddying
we would be giddying
you would be giddying
they would be giddying
Conditional perfect
I would have giddy
you would have giddy
he/she/it would have giddy
we would have giddy
you would have giddy
they would have giddy
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been giddying
you would have been giddying
he/she/it would have been giddying
we would have been giddying
you would have been giddying
they would have been giddying
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you giddy
we let´s giddy
you giddy
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to giddy
Past participle
giddied
Present Participle
giddying
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIDDY


Adie
ˈeɪdɪ
cedi
ˈseɪdɪ
comedy
ˈkɒmɪdɪ
diddy
ˈdɪdɪ
Friday
ˈfraɪdɪ
Kennedy
ˈkɛnɪdɪ
kiddie
ˈkɪdɪ
kiddy
ˈkɪdɪ
lady
ˈleɪdɪ
midi
ˈmɪdɪ
miladi
mɪˈleɪdɪ
milady
mɪˈleɪdɪ
raggedy
ˈræɡɪdɪ
remedy
ˈrɛmɪdɪ
shady
ˈʃeɪdɪ
siddhi
ˈsɪdɪ
subsidy
ˈsʌbsɪdɪ
tidy
ˈtaɪdɪ
tragedy
ˈtrædʒɪdɪ
vide
ˈvaɪdɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIDDY

gibus
GIC
gid
giddap
gidday
giddied
giddier
giddies
giddiest
giddily
giddiness
giddy-up
Gide
Gideon
Gideon Bible
Gideons International
gidgee
gidjee
gie

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIDDY

addy
biddy
biddy-biddy
big Daddy
buddy
caddy
chickabiddy
daddy
eddy
middy
muddy
paddy
red biddy
reddy
ruddy
shoddy
skiddy
teddy
tiddy
widdy

Synonyms and antonyms of giddy in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «GIDDY»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «giddy» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of giddy

Translation of «giddy» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIDDY

Find out the translation of giddy to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giddy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giddy» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

眩晕的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

mareado
570 millions of speakers

English

giddy
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

चक्कर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

دائخ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

головокружение
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tonto
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ঘূর্ণায়মান
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

pris de vertige
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

pening
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

schwindlig
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

目まいがする
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

현기증 나는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Giddy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ham chơi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மயக்கமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भोवळ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sersem
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stordito
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

roztrzepany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

запаморочення
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

amețitoare
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ζαλισμένος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

draaierig
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yr
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

svimmel
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giddy

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIDDY»

The term «giddy» is quite widely used and occupies the 33.139 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIDDY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giddy

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4 QUOTES WITH «GIDDY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word giddy.
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Greg Behrendt
I get giddy with the idea of stringing words together that make people laugh.
2
Niels Bohr
If anybody says he can think about quantum physics without getting giddy, that only shows he has not understood the first thing about them.
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Chuck Eddy
California club pop chirper Dev's debut is as stark as it is sweet. This is owed partly to the casually giddy lightness of her talk-singing - familiar from her slizzered 2010 cameo on Far East Movement's smash 'Like a G6,' and around-the way-girl frisky like 1980s Latin freestyle.
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Ashley Monroe
One of my favorite things to do is sit around and listen to old records... You're forced to listen to the whole thing. And it's so cool digging through the bins trying to find them. I get giddy about records.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIDDY»

Discover the use of giddy in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giddy and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Giddy-Up, Daddy!
Giddy-Up, Daddy! is the newest imaginative picture book from celebrated cartoonist Troy Cummings.
Troy Cummings, 2013
2
Oh! My Giddy Aunt: A Musical Comedy Thriller with a Psychic ...
Hilarity and music, two murders and a seance denouement brighten this lively adaptation of the classic comedy thriller.
‎2005
3
Giddy-Up!
Franny tries on a new pair of kicks -- cowboy boots! And this adventure leads her to a rodeo and a friendly bucking bronco. Giddy-Up! includes three colorful double-sided crayons attached to the front cover.
Shirley Stern, 2008
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Giddy Up, Cowgirl
While running errands with her mother, a young girl who likes to dress as a cowgirl tries to be helpful but her efforts always seem to backfire.
‎2006
5
Giddy Goat
A mountain goat who is afraid of heights decides to live in the valley with the sheep, but when he hears a lost lamb on the mountain he must find the courage to overcome his fear.
Jamie Rix, 2003
6
Global financial markets
This text explores foreign exchange options theory and trading, equity markets, commodity markets, swap financing techniques, and financial innovations in international corporate financing such as hybrid Eurobonds.
Ian H. Giddy, 1994
7
Toy Story 2 - Woody's Roundup #2: Giddy-Up Ghost Town
When Bullseye and the Prospector notice strange things happening in Dry Gulch, they call on Woody and his Roundup gang to help solve the mystery.
Rebecca Gomez, 2000
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The international money market
Appropriate for courses in Money and Banking, International Finance, and International Banking. The book offers a fundamental framework for understanding the Euromarkets phenomenon.
Gunter Dufey, Ian H. Giddy, 1994
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Giddy Gilbert Goes to School
Giddy Gilbert gets up and takes off his bed clothes. He sings the silly little song that Mama taught him which says “Giddy Gilbert goes to school to meet new friends. Giddy Gilbert goes to school to learn to write his name. Giddy Gilbert goes to ...
Linda Ellis Lee, 2014
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Giddy Up, Little Buckaroos!
A young cowboy shows what a cowboy does, including singing, riding, wrangling, and roping, in a book with rhyming text. On board pages.
Mark Iacolina, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIDDY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giddy is used in the context of the following news items.
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Giddy up: Stampede 2015 kicks into gear
This week and next, enjoy a look at some of the events your faithful social scribe has had the pleasure of attending and covering. Giddy up. «Calgary Herald, Jul 15»
2
Achtung! Don't get too giddy on Greece hope
Investors and traders were euphoric Friday following Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras's near capitulation to creditor demands. Although ... «MarketWatch, Jul 15»
3
5 First-Class Travel Apps That Will Make You Giddy
In this edition, we give you an innovative translation app, an app that helps you find lost items, an app for the adventurer in all of us, an app that ... «TravelPulse, Jul 15»
4
Jack Latvala is giddy right now, but is Bill Galvano the de facto …
Beyond his own campaign, Latvala has to be downright giddy at the prospect of the Senate map being tossed. Why? Because it resets the ... «SaintPetersBlog, Jul 15»
5
'Baahubali: The Beginning' Review: A Giddy Spectacle, If Somewhat …
As the titles for Baahubali: The Beginning showed up on screen, a decidedly juvenile thought crossed my mind. "It'll be hilarious if they write ... «Huffington Post India, Jul 15»
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Dan Dakich gets married and he's giddy about it
There were just two hours to go before the wedding, and Dan Dakich wasn't feeling the least bit nervous. No reason to, he said, because she is ... «Indianapolis Star, Jul 15»
7
Playfully giddy 'Much Ado' full of mirth at Ohio Shakespeare Festival
Giddy physical comedy and a great sense of play dominate Ohio Shakespeare Festival's production of Much Ado About Nothing at the idyllic ... «Akron Beacon Journal, Jul 15»
8
Democrats are downright giddy about Donald Trump's presidential …
Hillary Clinton didn't waste any time taking advantage of the controversial real-estate mogul's presence in the Republican presidential field. «Business Insider Australia, Jul 15»
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Batavia football players mentor giddy campers
Batavia football players mentor giddy campers. Published: Monday, July 6, 2015 9:53 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, July 6, 2015 10:07 p.m. CDT ... «Kane County Chronicle, Jul 15»
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Giddy Google Glass gazers, beware! FCC filing obscures view on …
Google has been quietly beavering away at a new Bluetooth-enabled product with the not-exactly discreet ID tag of A4R-GG1. The "GG" in that ... «The Register, Jul 15»

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