volitate

transitive verb

vol·​i·​tate
ˈväləˌtāt
-ed/-ing/-s
: to flutter or fly hither and thither

Word History

Etymology

Latin volitatus, past participle of volitare to fly about

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“Volitate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/volitate. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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