chitter

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verb chit·ter \ˈchi-tər\

Definition of chitter

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  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>

Origin and Etymology of chitter

Middle English chiteren, probably of imitative origin


First Known Use: 13th century



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