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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flightiness  \Flight"i*ness\,  n. 
  The  state  or  quality  of  being  flighty. 
 
  The  flightness  of  her  temper.  --Hawthorne. 
 
  Syn:  Levity;  giddiness;  volatility;  lightness;  wildness; 
  eccentricity.  See  {Levity}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flightiness 
  n  :  the  trait  of  acting  more  from  whim  or  caprice  than  from 
  reason  or  judgment  [syn:  {arbitrariness},  {whimsicality}, 
  {whimsy},  {whimsey},  {capriciousness}] 




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