An example of giddy is an overexcited child on Christmas morning.
An example of giddy is when you are given the title of President of your company and you are excited but a little bit nervous at the same time.
Was giddy with excitement at the news.
A giddy height.
The man became giddy upon standing up so fast.
The boy was giddy when he opened his birthday presents.
Origin of giddy
- Middle English gidi crazy from Old English gidig gheu(ə)- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition