That giddiness is a warm and fuzzy feeling, almost as good as being drunk but definitely not as good as being gay.
And then you go beyond the giddiness and step back and try and look at things and see, do they all add up, does it all work?
The collection was overtly rich but without the giddiness—and innocence—of youth.
At first, there is pure joy and giddiness, because, yes, that is exactly what pleasure tastes like.
A giant, over-the-top mess of contradictions and giddiness and mistakes and something weirdly pure and divine.
When their giddiness abated, there were blurring views again.
Presently, also, I began to feel a smarting in my mouth and a giddiness in my head.
giddiness took away all sensation of touch or form; but the sense of blinding colour remained.
The young nurse, in the giddiness of girlhood, left the baby in his cot.
He doesn't look as if he were subject to fits and giddiness.
Old English gidig, variant of gydig "insane, mad, stupid, possessed (by a spirit)," probably from Proto-Germanic *gud-iga-, from *gudam "god" + *-ig "possessed." Meaning "having a confused, swimming sensation" is from 1560s. Meaning "elated" is from 1540s. Related: Giddily; giddiness.