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Adjective
Easily excitable with an excessive amount of energy
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“At least one local merchant is skittish of the ladies.”
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(of a person) Playfully frivolous or unpredictable
“Ganatra brings a quiet, sensual intensity to her role in Chutney Popcorn, perfectly complementing Hennessy's skittish character.”
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Faint of heart and easily frightened
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Quick or likely to change consistently
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Off-the-wall
“A fertile talent at war with a skittish sense of humour.”
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Lightheartedly silly or excitable
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Shy and fond of being on one's own
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Cautious, hesitant, or nervous about something
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Frightening or unnerving in the manner of something eerie or supernatural
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