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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Marked by defiant disregard for danger or consequences; Extremely exciting as if by alcohol or a narcotic;

Usage examples (32)
  • All that could be called heady law-clerk stuff, but it ascribes nothing to Brennan.
  • Here's Frank Mankiewicz recalling the heady days of 1972 in yesterday's Washington Post:
  • US but apart from several thousand in New York they didn't recall the heady days of the Iraq Invasion.
  • He recalls the heady days of their early relationship: "Our minds moved fast and at that point in sync." for more
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