- n 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
- That Brown is still around to pick up this support confounds the experts who pronounced his candidacy dead on arrival due to terminal flightiness.
- And that brings up another reason why the flightiness of contemporary feminism is a problem.
- For those reasons, some see flightiness reigning in stock markets for the foreseeable future.
- Daniel in New York Times
It is too early to know whether Ms. Royal's debut in the Middle East signifies "her audacity or her flightiness," a foreign affairs expert, Daniel Vernet, wrote in Le Monde.