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Definition 1: changing position or direction - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where shifty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he drifted into the shifting crowd
  • their nervous shifting glances
  • shifty winds

Synonyms for shifty in the sense of this definition

(shifty is similar to ...) subject to change or variation

"her unsteady walk" "his hand was unsteady as he poured the wine" "an unsteady voice"

Definition 2: characterized by insincerity or deceit; evasive - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where shifty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a devious character
  • shifty eyes

Synonyms for shifty in the sense of this definition

(shifty is similar to ...) not worthy of trust or belief

"an untrustworthy person"

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