in a dwaal

in a dwaal

SOUTH AFRICAN, INFORMAL
If someone is in a dwaal, they are unable to think clearly or understand what is happening. I've been in a dwaal most of today.

in a dwaal

in a dreamy, dazed, or absent-minded state. South African
1985 Paul Slabolepszy Saturday Night at the Palace Yassas—Carstens!! Wake up, man. You in a real dwaal tonight.