Simple Definition of aflutter
: nervously excited
Full Definition of aflutter
1 : being in a flutter : fluttering
2 : nervously excited <all aflutter at the news>
3 : filled with or marked by the presence of fluttering things <roofs aflutter with flags>
Examples of aflutter in a sentence
Her heart was aflutter at the thought of his return.
<Jonathan was all aflutter about proposing to Shelley that evening.>
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Definition of aflutter for Students
1 : flapping quickly <The flags were aflutter in the breeze.>
2 : very excited and nervous <Her heart was aflutter at the thought of his arrival.>
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