dazed

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj dazed in a state of mental numbness especially as resulting from shock "he had a dazed expression on his face","lay semiconscious, stunned (or stupefied) by the blow","was stupid from fatigue"
    • adj dazed stunned or confused and slow to react (as from blows or drunkenness or exhaustion)
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • dazed Stunned; stupefied.
    • dazed Dull; sickly.
    • dazed Spoiled, as ill-roasted meat.
    • dazed Raw and cold.
    • dazed Cold; benumbed with cold.
    • dazed Of a dun color.
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Usage

In literature:

The girl was not in the least hurt, but she was still dazed and frightened.
"Casa Braccio, Volumes 1 and 2 (of 2)" by F. Marion Crawford
Women became hysterical and prayed in the streets, while men sat on the curbing, appearing to be dazed.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
On looking, half dazed, around the bedroom, she found it full of smoke.
"The Hero of Garside School" by J. Harwood Panting
She sprang back from him at once with sparkling eyes, but he had no mind to follow up his advantage, for he was dazed.
"The Making of Bobby Burnit" by George Randolph Chester
For a moment they were too dazed to speak when they saw the sparkling precious stones.
"Jewish Fairy Tales and Legends" by Gertrude Landa
Whether he was dazed, or whether he knew that he had miscalculated his chances, who knows?
"The Pools of Silence" by H. de Vere Stacpoole
I was honestly dazed as I walked up the rough path to Wilbraham's and my shack.
"The La Chance Mine Mystery" by Susan Carleton Jones
Troubled and dazed as Beatrice was, she could not help noticing that Richford had been drinking.
"The Slave of Silence" by Fred M. White
He felt like a lost soul, stunned with the noise, dazed by the sights.
"Colorado Jim" by George Goodchild
Louie looked around, dazed and uncomprehending.
"Eight Keys to Eden" by Mark Irvin Clifton
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In poetry:

Dropped from his heedless hand when, dazed and mute,
He sailed upon the eagle's quivering wing,
Aspiring, panting—aye, it dropped—the flute
Erewhile a cherished thing.
"Honours -- Part II." by Jean Ingelow
Dazed and dismayed, they veiled their futile vow;
Some fain would be her friend, and some would nurse
Their hate till they could curb the might that now
They could but curse.
"Pax Britannica" by Alfred Austin
I saw the spears that seemed a-leap to slay,
All quiver earthward at the headman's nod;
And in a daze of dream I heard him say:
"Go, set him free who serves so well his God!"
"The Soldier Of Fortune" by Robert W Service
For there, more white than mists of bloom above
When sunset kindles Luni's vineyard height,
Strange Presences have paced the olive grove,
And dazed the cypress cloister into light.
"On The Picture Of An Angel" by Digby Mackworth Dolben
Dark were her eyes as the sloe and they called me,
Called me with voice independent of breath.
God! how my heart beat; her beauty appalled me,
Dazed me, and drew to the sea-brink of death.
"The Murdered Lover" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
You would think it strange at first, but then
Everything has been strange in its time.
When some one said on a day of the prime
He would bow to no brazen god again
He doubtless dazed the mass of men.
"The Recalcitrants" by Thomas Hardy

In news:

Promoter Bob Arum immediately said he could see a fifth fight between the two boxers , and a dazed Pacquiao seemed to agree.
Check out Snow Daze Dec 27-30 at Lake Ellen Camp for an amazing winter camp for 7th thru college age youth.
Students in a daze after hypnotist's performance.
Kitsap County Beer Buzz – Meet Rainy Daze Brewing.
You are reading Kitsap County Beer Buzz – Meet Rainy Daze Brewing by Kendall Jones, as originally posted on The Washington Beer Blog.
The rain may have stopped some of the festivities Friday night, but the Scarecrow Daze activities were in full swing on Saturday.
Northwest football team leaves me in a daze .
INTERVIEWS Dinosaur Jr Announce 'Chocomel Daze (Live 1987)' LP: Hear 'The Lung'.
It's the first weekend in October which means it's time for the 21st annual Republic Pumpkin Daze .
Dum Dum Girls, "End of Daze " EP.
Dum Girls, "End of Daze " (Courtesy photo).
Pac-12, DirecTV war will send this USC watcher into radio daze .
Disney Daze returns to Oakhurst 10 am - 3 pm Saturday at the Oakhurst Masonic Lodge on Highway 49.
Navy's early giveaway daze .
Congratulations to all of our Rock Daze of Summer qualifiers.
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In science:

We may be rushing, primarily dazed by past successes of our mathematical panoply, to give intricate and complex mathematical answers to simple, yet profound, physical questions that have not been well posed, or even asked(!), yet.
`Iconoclastic', Categorical Quantum Gravity
In a haze! Where am I going? In a daze! Where shal l I arrive? With the myriad things before me, None wil l serve as final destination.
Toward Understanding CMB Anisotropies and Their Implications
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