Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
adj. 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" [syn: stunned, stupefied, stupid(p)]
The Collaborative International Dictionary
dazed \dazed\ adj.
stupefied; conscious but unable to think clearly; -- usually caused by a blow or other shock.
Syn: foggy, groggy, logy, stuporous.
stunned from or as if from repeated blows.
Syn: punch-drunk, silly, slaphappy.
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1 in a state of shock or confusion 2 stunned v
(en-past of: daze)
Usage examples of "dazed".
Dazed from the dreamlike state, I was quickly brought back to reality when Adeem started screaming in pain.
Nysander shouted the command, and the stag form shifted and dissolved, leaving Alec in a dazed heap on the grass.
Blinking slowly, his worn gentle face turned stony, the Wan searched the dazed faces of the Amar until he saw the one he wanted.
Her dazed aquamarine eyes wide above her spread fingertips connected with his spectacular dark golden gaze.
Surrounding Atene, they led her from the Sanctuary, accompanied by her uncle the Shaman, who, as it seemed to me, either through fatigue or fear, could scarcely stand upon his feet, but stood blinking his dim eyes as though the light dazed him.
Still half dazed, he found himself trying to start the motor, wondering if Brye had put it out of commission.
The smoke choked them, the sweat ran into their eyes, and the gunfire deafened and dazed them.
I was still dazed, staring about me at the shambles we had created when Chubby reached me.
Dazed and bruised, nevertheless she recovered first, and, picking up the cosh which he had dropped, she hurled it over the tops of the nearest trees.
The others were dazed at first, but as remembrance came back to them they cried and sobbed in a hysterical manner.
And in the end I went, wet, hatless, and dazed in the morning light, and entered that awful door in Benefit Street which I had left ajar, and which still swung cryptically in full sight of the early householders to whom I dared not speak.
In spite of their placid, dazed, beatific smiles and grimaces, they were a kind of curious sadness, in their weird, bright patterns of love-paint on the scrawn of flesh, in their protest bangles and their disaffiliated bells, crushing the flower blossoms in a dreamy imitation of adult acts that for them had all been bleached of any significance or purpose.
She was spellbound, rooted to the spot, dazed by the sight of the unconscious expellees in the eerie green subdued lights of the enormous hold.
Skyla indicted the sleeping platrm, suddenly aware that Fera looked too dazed to have just crawled in with her.
A giant crunch came from the rear end and left Grom momentarily dazed.