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Verb
Lose one's balance and stagger or lurch violently
“He burst across the line and staggered to a halt, eyesight blurry, reeling as people surrounded him.”
Verb
Feel shocked, bewildered, or giddy
“I mean, Dobson alone is bad enough, but a Dobson armed with nuclear weapons - the mind reels.”
Verb
To be in a confused state as if from being twirled around
“The room reeled and I jammed my head down.”
Verb
To be in a state of confusion or stress
“I'm still reeling from the shock of hearing it.”
Noun
A rapid turning about on an axis or central point
“… she slipped and, after an out-of-control reel, fell on her backside.”
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