adjective, flight·i·er, flight·i·est.
- flight suit,
- flight surgeon,
Origin of flighty
Examples from the Web for flighty
During the last presidential debate, Neves went so far to refer to Rousseff as “flighty.”What Brazil’s Dilma Rousseff Can Teach Hillary Clinton|Heather Arnet|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Plus, Joaquin spent the entirety of his last film falling in love with a flighty blonde who's tied to an technological device.Marry, Screw, Kill: Lindsay Lohan Sex List Scandal Edition|Amy Zimmerman|March 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Evan Rachel Wood stars as a flighty barista in ‘A Case of You,’ premiering at Tribeca.Evan Rachel Wood on Tribeca Film ‘Case Of You,’ Coming Out as Bisexual, Her Pregnancy, and More|Marlow Stern|April 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She grew up an orphan in Japanese internment camps and has a flighty streak.
She's not so much manic or pixie as flighty and, frankly, callous.
He made them a flighty, heroic little speech and the face of events was changed.Dixie After the War|Myrta Lockett Avary
How could the presence of these articles in my house affect either the honour, the sanity, or the life of my flighty colleague?The Strange Case Of Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde|Robert Louis Stevenson
Some are trifling and flighty, some are positively bad-principled, some are altogether good in their influence.Household Papers and Stories|Harriet Beecher Stowe
After that he made ardent, headlong love to her at every opportunity, with a flighty recklessness which began by amusing her.The Streets of Ascalon|Robert W. Chambers
Didst thou not send Skirnir to Gymer's dwelling to befool Gymer's flighty daughter?The Children of Odin|Padraic Colum