Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Apt to start; skittish; shy: said of horses.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective colloq. Apt to start; skittish; shy; -- said especially of a horse.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective colloquial Apt to start in fright; skittish; shy; said especially of a horse.

Etymologies

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start +‎ -ish

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