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flitter


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flitter  \Flit"ter\,  v.  i. 
  To  flutter.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flitter  \Flit"ter\,  v.  t. 
  To  flutter;  to  move  quickly;  as  to  flitter  the  cards.  [R.] 
  --Lowell. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flitter  \Flit"ter\,  n.  [Cf.  G.  flitter  spangle,  tinsel,  flittern 
  to  make  a  tremulous  motion,  to  glitter.  Cf  {Flitter},  v.  i.] 
  A  rag;  a  tatter;  a  small  piece  or  fragment. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  flitter 
  v  :  move  back  and  forth  very  rapidly,  as  of  a  candle  [syn:  {flicker}, 
  {waver},  {flutter},  {quiver}] 




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