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giddiness

Pronunciation: /ˈgɪdinəs; ˈgɪdinɪs/

Translation of giddiness in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1 (sensation) mareo (masculine), vértigo (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • The inner ear is the site of origin of giddiness in nearly 90 per cent of patients.
    • I question whether the persistent giddiness I feel around bristlecones is the altitude or a sense of their profound preeminence.
    • Extreme anxiety can cause giddiness, heart palpitations, headaches or stomach disorders.

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