flibbertigibbet


flib·ber·ti·gib·bet

noun \ˌfli-bər-tē-ˈji-bət\

Definition of FLIBBERTIGIBBET

:  a silly flighty person
flib·ber·ti·gib·bety \-bə-tē\ adjective

Examples of FLIBBERTIGIBBET

  1. <forced to endure a long flight with a flibbertigibbet as a seat companion>

Origin of FLIBBERTIGIBBET

Middle English flepergebet
First Known Use: 15th century

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