Evasive vs Flighty - What's the difference?

evasive | flighty |


As adjectives the difference between evasive and flighty

is that evasive is while flighty is given to unplanned and silly ideas or actions.

evasive

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Tending to avoid speaking openly or making revelations about oneself.
  • Directed towards avoidance or escape; evasive action .
  • Synonyms

    * elusive, slippery, shifty, cagey, elusory, sly, noncommital * unclear, vague, equivocal, ambiguous * tricky, deceitful, devious

    Derived terms

    * (l) * (l)

    flighty

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Given to unplanned and silly ideas or actions.