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twit·ter

twitter

 
pronunciation:
twI tr
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: twitters, twittering, twittered
definition 1: to make a series of short, light sounds like a small bird; chirp.
The little birds twittered in the trees.
similar words:
chirp
definition 2: to tremble or quiver from excitement or nervousness.
He twittered around in the kitchen before the important guests arrived.
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the light chirping of a bird or birds.
We could hear the twitter of finches in the park.
similar words:
chirp
definition 2: an anxious or agitated state.
The pianist was in a twitter before taking the stage.
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