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vertiginous

ver·tig·i·nous

vertiginous

 
pronunciation:
vr tI j ns
features:
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: tending to cause vertigo.
a vertiginous height
similar words:
dizzy, giddy
definition 2: experiencing vertigo; dizzy.
similar words:
dizzy, giddy, light
definition 3: turning, spinning, or whirling about.
definition 4: tending to change quickly; unstable.
similar words:
dizzy
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derivations: vertiginously (adv.), vertiginousness (n.)
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