atwitter

adjective atwit·ter \ ə-ˈtwi-tər \

Definition of atwitter

: nervously concerned : excited
  • gossips atwitter with speculation
  • Time

Examples of atwitter in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of atwitter

1833

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atwitter

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  • : nervously excited


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