adjective \ə-ˈtwi-tər\

: nervously excited

Full Definition of ATWITTER

:  nervously concerned :  excited <gossips atwitter with speculation — Time>

Examples of ATWITTER

  1. <the whole office was atwitter with speculation that there might be another round of layoffs>

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