Definitions of shiftiness

n the quality of being a slippery rascal

rascality, slipperiness, trickiness
Type of:
the quality of being dishonest

n the quality of being changeable in direction

“the shiftiness of the wind caused the boat to veer unpredictably”
Type of:
changeability, changeableness
the quality of being changeable; having a marked tendency to change

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