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2 definitions found
 for light-headed
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Light-headed \Light"-head`ed\ (l[imac]t"h[e^]d`[e^]d), a.
     1. Disordered in the head; dizzy; feeling faint; delirious.
        [WordNet sense 1] --Walpole.
  
     Syn: faint, swooning, lightheaded.
          [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5]
  
     2. Thoughtless; heedless; volatile; unsteady; fickle; loose;
        lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; as, light-headed
        teenagers. [WordNet sense 2] "Light-headed, weak men."
        --Clarendon.
  
     Syn: airheaded, dizzy, empty-headed, featherbrained, giddy,
          lightheaded, silly.
          [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] -- Light"-head`ed*ness,
          n.
          [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  light-headed
      adj 1: weak and likely to lose consciousness; "suddenly felt
             faint from the pain"; "was sick and faint from hunger";
             "felt light in the head"; "a swooning fit"; "light-headed
             with wine"; "light-headed from lack of sleep" [syn:
             faint, light, swooning, light-headed,
             lightheaded]
      2: lacking seriousness; given to frivolity; "a dizzy blonde";
         "light-headed teenagers"; "silly giggles" [syn: airheaded,
         dizzy, empty-headed, featherbrained, giddy, light-
         headed, lightheaded, silly]

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