atwitter

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adjective atwit·ter \ə-ˈtwi-tər\

Definition of atwitter

  1. :  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>

1833

First Known Use of atwitter

1833


ATWITTER Defined for English Language Learners

atwitter

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adjective atwit·ter \ə-ˈtwi-tər\

Definition of atwitter for English Language Learners

  • : nervously excited



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