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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Light-headed  \Light"-head`ed\  (-h[e^]d`[e^]d),  a. 
  1.  Disordered  in  the  head;  dizzy;  delirious.  --Walpole. 
 
  2.  Thoughtless;  heedless;  volatile;  unsteady;  fickle;  loose. 
  ``Light-headed,  weak  men.''  --Clarendon.  -- 
  {Light"-head`ed*ness},  n. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  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}] 
  2:  lacking  seriousness;  given  to  frivolity;  "a  dizzy  blonde"; 
  "light-headed  teenagers";  "silly  giggles"  [syn:  {airheaded}, 
  {dizzy},  {empty-headed},  {featherbrained},  {giddy},  {silly}] 




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