Associations to the word «Daze»


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

Dictionary definition

DAZE, noun. The feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally; "his mother's death left him in a daze"; "he was numb with shock".
DAZE, noun. Confusion characterized by lack of clarity.
DAZE, verb. To cause someone to lose clear vision, especially from intense light; "She was dazzled by the bright headlights".
DAZE, verb. Overcome as with astonishment or disbelief; "The news stunned her".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope