Daze meaning

dāz
The definition of a daze is a state of stunned confusion or bewilderment.

When you first wake up from a really deep sleep and you aren't sure where you are or what is going on around you, this is an example of a time when you are in a daze.

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A stunned or bewildered condition.

The news left us all in a daze.

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To stupefy, stun, or bewilder, as by a shock or blow.
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To stun or bewilder, as with a heavy blow or shock; stupefy.
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To dazzle, as with strong light.
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To daze is defined as to confuse someone or to make him unable to react or think properly.

When you shock someone by telling them amazing news, this is an example of a time when you daze him.

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To dazzle.
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A dazed condition.
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(mining) A glittering stone.
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To stupefy with excess of light; with a blow, with cold, or with fear; to confuse; to benumb.
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The state of being dazed;

He was in a daze.

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Origin of daze

  • Middle English dasen of Scandinavian origin Old Norse dasask to become weary

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition