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squirrelly

Eccentric, high-strung, strange, or skittish. He's kind of a squirrelly guy who keeps to himself. The odd time he does talk to us, it's always about the most random stuff. I could tell the people in the audience were starting to get a bit squirrelly after being kept waiting for so long.

squirrelly

mod. loony. Good old squirrelly Tom! Isn’t he a wonder?
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