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flighty

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1 easily excited by nature
  • you have to be quiet while the deer are grazing, as they are flighty animals and will run if they hear you

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2 lacking in seriousness or maturity
  • flighty and giggly preteens at their first dance

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The first known use of flighty was in 1552

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“Flighty.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flighty. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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