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scatterbrain

noun

Synonyms of scatterbrain

a silly flighty person
  • don't be such a scatterbrain—it's only a wedding, not the invasion of Normandy

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  • sobersides
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The first known use of scatterbrain was in 1659

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“Scatterbrain.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scatterbrain. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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