twittery
adjective see twitter II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • twittery — twitter ► VERB 1) (of a bird) make a series of light tremulous sounds. 2) talk rapidly in a nervous or trivial way. ► NOUN 1) a twittering sound. 2) informal an agitated or excited state. DERIVATIVES twittery adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • twittery — ərē, ri adjective Etymology: twitter (I) + y : nervously agitated or infirm women for our mates who have great constitutional strength and are not twittery James Thurber …   Useful english dictionary

  • twittery — /twit euh ree/, adj. 1. given to or characterized by twittering. 2. tremulous; shaky. [1880 85; TWITTER + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • twittery — adjective that twitters …   Wiktionary

  • twittery — (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective Marked by or affected with tremors: aquiver, quaky, quivery, shaky, shivery, tremulant, tremulous. See REPETITION …   English dictionary for students

  • twittery — adj. chirpy, given to chatter; trembling, quivering …   English contemporary dictionary

  • twittery — twit·tery …   English syllables

  • twittery — /ˈtwɪtəri/ (say twituhree) adjective 1. given to or characterised by twittering. 2. tremulous; shaky. {twitter1 + y1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • twitter — I. verb Etymology: Middle English twiteren; akin to Old High German zwizzirōn to twitter Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to utter successive chirping noises 2. a. to talk in a chattering fashion b. giggle, titter 3. t …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sid and Nancy — Infobox Film name = Sid and Nancy caption = original film poster for Sid and Nancy . director = Alex Cox producer = Eric Fellner writer = Alex Cox Abbe Wool starring = Gary Oldman Chloe Webb David Hayman Debby Bishop Andrew Schofield movie music …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”