squitter

verb
squit·​ter | \ ˈskwitə(r) \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of squitter

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dialectal

squitter

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of squitter (Entry 2 of 2)

dialectal

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History and Etymology for squitter

Verb

alteration (influenced by -er as in blabber) of obsolete English squit to squirt, probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Icelandic skvetta to squirt

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“Squitter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/squitter. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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