Associations to the word «Vertigo»

Wiktionary

VERTIGO, noun. A sensation of whirling and loss of balance, caused by looking down from a great height or by disease affecting the inner ear.
VERTIGO, noun. A disordered or imbalanced state of mind or things analogous to physical vertigo; mental giddiness or dizziness.
VERTIGO, noun. The act of whirling round and round; rapid rotation.

Dictionary definition

VERTIGO, noun. A reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche