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lightheaded

adjective A popular term referring to a sensation of faintness.

light-headed

Psychiatry adjective Experiencing faintness
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Go a little light-headed with the clever Eurohike Glamping Head Torch.
Half-way through scrubbing the shagpile I went all light-headed.
Enough fumes will leave you light-headed and nauseous.
Freshman tailback Emmanuel Moody did not practice because he felt light-headed.
Leanne had complained of feeling shaky and light-headed when she got off the ride but her condition rapidly deteriorated and a Disney employee called for paramedics.
But a few minutes later, seven crew members reported feeling light-headed and were taken to hospital in Harlow.
After the enemy was rounded up, SGT C said he started to feel light-headed and one of his soldiers insisted that he proceed to the hospital.
Shortly afterward, however, she began to experience a light-headed feeling, slight dizziness, pressure in her head, and slight nausea.
In some people, the insulin lowers the glucose level too vigorously and they become light-headed, weak or nauseated.
He added: "They are not drinking enough, and that makes them feel weak and light-headed.
Humanists should avoid light-headed thinking that focuses on goodness in human behavior and ignores maliciousness.