Definition of Flightiness

1. Noun. The trait of acting unpredictably and more from whim or caprice than from reason or judgment. "I despair at the flightiness and whimsicality of my memory"




Definition of Flightiness

1. n. The state or quality of being flighty.

Definition of Flightiness

1. Noun. The quality of being flighty. ¹

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Definition of Flightiness

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flightiness

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flightiness (current term)
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flim-flam

Literary usage of Flightiness

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1. Walter Savage Landor: A Biography by John Forster (1869)
"... who criticises with the flightiness of a poet, will assume that character at once, and taking in series my twenty worst verses, write better r. ..."

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