Simple Definition of flit
: to move or fly quickly from one place or thing to another
Examples of flit in a sentence
butterflies flitting around the garden
The hummingbird flitted from flower to flower.
She was always flitting around the kitchen.
Origin of flit
Middle English flitten, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse flytjask to move, Old English flēotan to float
First Known Use: 13th century
FLIT Defined for Kids
Definition of flit for Students
: to move, pass, or fly quickly from one place or thing to another <Hummingbirds flitted from flower to flower.>
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