What is another word for skittishness?
75 synonyms found
[ skˈɪtɪʃnəs], [ skˈɪtɪʃnəs], [ s_k_ˈɪ_t_ɪ_ʃ_n_ə_s]
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Synonyms for Skittishness:
n.• attribute (noun)
- animal spirits,
- stage fright,
How to use "Skittishness" in context?
Skittishness is an intense and persistent fear or avoidance of physical or social contact. It is a hallmark feature of some psychiatric disorders, including posttraumatic stress disorder and generalized anxiety disorder. It is also a common symptom of social phobia.
Homophones for Skittishness:
- sketchiness, stitching, sight-sing, St. John's, St. James, sightsing, studiousness, stodginess, status seeking, sitsang, stagnancy, St. Johns, sottishness, state change, stickiness, south china sea, stocking, sixth sense, switching, sticking, schistosomiasis, staging, soothsaying, staginess, stock exchange, Swedish Massage, steady-going, sightseeing.
Hyponym for Skittishness:
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