witter

1 of 2

noun (1)

wit·​ter
ˈwitə(r),
-itə-
plural -s
: the tee aimed at in curling

witter

2 of 2

noun (2)

"
plural -s
chiefly Scottish
: barb

Word History

Etymology

Noun (1)

obsolete English witter sign, mark, token, probably back-formation from English wittering

Noun (2)

origin unknown

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“Witter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/witter. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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