Definition of heady:
intoxicant, strong, foolhardy, pertinacious, fresh, resolved, obdurate, opinionated, smart, overbold, exciting, headstrong, saucy, intoxicating, powerful, impertinent, wise, dogged, sassy, determined, intractable, judicious, wise to, unflinching, refractory, mulish, persistent, rash, reckless, fixed, contumacious, unconquerable, immovable, knowing, heedless, decided, resolute, impudent, stubborn, unyielding, indomitable, obstinate, inflexible, firm.
One or two gentlemen had succumbed to M. le Duc's lavish hospitality; the many toasts had proved too exacting, the copious draughts altogether too heady, and they had, somewhat involuntarily, exchanged their chairs for the more reliable solidity of the floor, where their faithful attendants, stationed under the table for the purpose, deftly untied a cravat which might be too tight or administered such cooling antidotes as might be desirable.- "Petticoat Rule", Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy.
- "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- "Cousin Betty", Honore de Balzac.