dazed

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Middle English, from Old Norse dasathr (weary), dasask (to become weary), from Proto-Germanic *dasōjan-, from the adjective *daza-, possibly from a variant of Proto-Indo-European *dʰer- (to hold, support), related to Armenian դադարել (dadarel, to settle, stop, end).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /deɪzd/
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Adjective[edit]

dazed (comparative more dazed, superlative most dazed)

  1. In a state of shock or confusion.
  2. Stunned.

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

dazed

  1. simple past tense and past participle of daze

References[edit]

  • Kroonen, Guus (2013), “dazen-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 91-92

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