flightier flightier  /f ˈlaɪ ti ər/


  1. (adj) guided by whim and fancy
  2. (adj) unpredictably excitable (especially of horses)


  1. For the last 20 years, while flightier musicians have run off after every new craze in jazz, swing or bebop, Wayne King has stuck tenaciously to the waltz.
  2. Ortiz turned out to be a perfect foil for his flightier fellow Dominicans, Ramirez and Martinez.
  3. In Spain, authorities have agreed to give ground on some major student concerns, but they have drawn the line at a few of the students' flightier notions.
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