dazed

dazed [ deızd ] adjective
unable to think clearly or understand what is happening because you are surprised, upset, tired, or have been hit on the head

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • dazed — [deızd] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Old Norse; Origin: dasathr very tired ] unable to think clearly, especially because of a shock, accident etc ▪ Dazed survivors staggered from the wreckage. dazed look/expression etc ▪ Her face was very pale and she …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dazed — adj. 1. stupefied; conscious but unable to think clearly; usually caused by a blow or other shock. Syn: foggy, groggy, logy, stuporous. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC] 2. stunned from or as if from repeated blows. Syn: punch drunk, silly, slaphappy. [WordNet… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dazed — index insensible, thoughtless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • dazed — adj. VERBS ▪ appear, be, feel, look, seem, sound ▪ She looked dazed and frightened. ▪ leave sb …   Collocations dictionary

  • dazed — adj. dazed at (dazed at the sight of the carnage) * * * [deɪzd] dazed at (dazed at the sight of the carnage) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Dazed — Daze Daze (d[=a]z), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dazed} (d[=a]zd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Dazing}.] [OE. dasen, prob. from Icel. dasask to become weary, a reflexive verb; cf. Sw. dasa to lie idle, and OD. daesen to be foolish, insane, daes, dwaes, D. dwaas,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dazed — [[t]de͟ɪzd[/t]] ADJ GRADED If someone is dazed, they are confused and unable to think clearly, often because of shock or a blow to the head. At the end of the interview I was dazed and exhausted. Syn: confused …   English dictionary

  • dazed — adjective 1 unable to think clearly, especially because of a shock, accident etc: Dazed survivors staggered from the wreckage. 2 in a daze unable to think clearly: I ve been wandering around in a daze all day …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • dazed — adjective 1. in a state of mental numbness especially as resulting from shock (Freq. 3) he had a dazed expression on his face lay semiconscious, stunned (or stupefied) by the blow was stupid from fatigue • Syn: ↑stunned, ↑stupefied, ↑stupid …   Useful english dictionary

  • dazed — adjective a) in a state of shock or confusion b) stunned …   Wiktionary

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