What does shiftiness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rascality, shiftiness, slipperiness, trickinessnoun

    the quality of being a slippery rascal

  2. shiftinessnoun

    the quality of being changeable in direction

    "the shiftiness of the wind caused the boat to veer unpredictably"


  1. shiftinessnoun

    The property of being shifty.

  2. shiftinessnoun

    The result or product of being shifty.


  1. shiftiness

    Shiftiness is the quality or state of being deceitful, cunning, untrustworthy or evasive, often characterized by an unwillingness to commit to a direct answer or an avoidance of the truth. It can also refer to frequent changes or unpredictable behavior.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shiftinessnoun

    the quality or state of being shifty

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shiftiness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shiftiness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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