vertigo
[ˈvəːtɪɡəʊ]
NOUN
  1. a sensation of whirling and loss of balance, associated particularly with looking down from a great height, or caused by disease affecting the inner ear or the vestibular nerve; giddiness.
    synonyms:
    dizziness · giddiness · light-headedness · loss of balance · loss of equilibrium · spinning/swimming of the head · fear of heights · acrophobia · mirligoes · wooziness ·
    sturdy · turnsick · vertiginousness
Origin
late Middle English: from Latin, ‘whirling’, from vertere ‘to turn’.
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How to use vertigo in a sentence?
the walks are suitable only for people who are unaffected by vertigo.
How to say vertigo in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Arabic (NOUN)الدوار, دوار
Bangla মাথা ঘোরা
Bosnian (Latin) vrtoglavica
Bulgarian (NOUN)световъртеж, Вертиго, виене
Cantonese (Traditional) 眩暈
Catalan (NOUN)vertigen
Chinese Simplified 眩晕
Chinese Traditional 眩暈
Croatian (NOUN)vrtoglavica
Czech (NOUN)závratě
Danish (NOUN)svimmelhed
Dutch (NOUN)hoogtevrees, duizeligheid
Estonian (NOUN)peapööritus
Filipino pagkahilo
Finnish (NOUN)huimaus
(ADJECTIVE)huimausta
French (NOUN)vertige, sueurs froides
German (NOUN)Schwindel, Höhenangst
Greek (NOUN)ίλιγγος, βέρτιγκο
Haitian Creole èt vire
Hebrew (NOUN)ורטיגו
Hindi (NOUN)चक्कर
Hmong Daw kiv tauv hau
Hungarian (NOUN)szédülés
Icelandic (NOUN)svimi
Japanese (NOUN)めまい, 目まい, ヴァーティゴ, 眩暈
Korean (NOUN)버티고, 현기증
Lithuanian (NOUN)sukimasis, svaigulys
Malay (Latin) gayat
Maltese mejt
Norwegian Bokmål svimmelhet
Persian (NOUN)سرگیجه
Polish (NOUN)zawroty głowy
Portuguese (NOUN)vertigem, tonturas
Querétaro Otomi vértigo
Romanian (NOUN)vertij, ameţeală
Russian (NOUN)головокружение, Вертиго
Serbian (Cyrillic) вртоглавица
Serbian (Latin) vrtoglavica
Slovak (NOUN)závraty
Slovenian (NOUN)vrtoglavica
Spanish (NOUN)vértigo
Swedish (NOUN)svindel, yrsel
Tamil தலை சுற்றல்
Telugu వెర్టిగో
Thai วิงเวียน
Turkish (NOUN)baş dönmesi
Ukrainian (NOUN)запаморочення
Urdu گھمیری
Welsh bendro
Yucatec Maya vértigo
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