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Adjective
Easily excited by nature
“At least one local merchant is skittish of the ladies.”
Adjective
Wanton
“Ganatra brings a quiet, sensual intensity to her role in Chutney Popcorn, perfectly complementing Hennessy's skittish character.”
Adjective
Easily frightened
“… the cat is skittish around people she doesn't know.”
Adjective
Likely to change frequently, suddenly, or unexpectedly
“… a skittish housing market had both buyers and sellers on edge.”
Adjective
“A fertile talent at war with a skittish sense of humour.”
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