flibbertigibbet

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  • noun

Synonyms for flibbertigibbet

a female fool

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I'd go further - it demeans women by depicting us as useless, lilylivered flibbertigibbets who lose all control and reason after consuming one too many vodka tonics over the government guidelines.
Republicans are flibbertigibbets - and that is costly, not priceless.
But, in the fluttering of an eyelash, chaps are expected to gawp in awe at a throng of willowy young flibbertigibbets draped in flimsy frocks resembling kitchen wipes.
Our hopes, ambitions and passion for sport are being bushwhacked by those appallingly creepy, smug, red-sandstone dwelling flibbertigibbets, who think that because they read one book they are now in possession of brilliant minds.