skittery

adjective
skit·​tery | \ ˈski-tə-rē How to pronounce skittery (audio) \

Definition of skittery

Examples of skittery in a Sentence

chickadees are skittery creatures, so don't expect them to linger at the bird feeder

First Known Use of skittery

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Skittery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/skittery. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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