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  • adj. Unsettled; uneasy; disturbed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Wavering; unsettled; inconstant.
  • n. A shuttle.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of shuttle.
  • n. An obsolete or dialectal form of shuttle.

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  • Discussion/explanation can be seen here.

    April 19, 2011

  • Unstable, inconstant (from Old English sceotan, 'to run hastily')

    July 11, 2008