chitter

verb chit·ter \ ˈchi-tər \

Definition of chitter

chittered; chittering; chitters
: twitter, chirp; also : chatter

Examples of chitter in a Sentence

  1. the chittering birds outside were driving the cat crazy

  2. the cell phone chittered in his pocket

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Origin and Etymology of chitter

Middle English chiteren, probably of imitative origin

chitter Synonyms

Related Words

cackle, chatter, jabber;

sing, trill, warble;



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