- Flutist Flut"ist, n. [Cf. F. fl[^u]tiste.]
A performer on the flute; a flautist. --Busby.
2. To move with quick vibrations or undulations; as, a sail flutters in the wind; a fluttering fan. [1913 Webster]
No rag, no scrap, of all the beau, or wit, That once so fluttered, and that once so writ. --Pope. [1913 Webster]
His thoughts are very fluttering and wandering. --I. Watts. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.