Thesaurus

flittered

verb
past tense of flitter

Synonyms & Antonyms of flittered

to make an irregular series of quick, sudden movements
  • the birds flittered back and forth between the backyard feeder and the safety of the trees

Synonyms for flittered

Words Related to flittered

Near Antonyms for flittered

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about flittered

Cite this Entry

“Flittered.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/flittered. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

Comments on flittered

What made you want to look up flittered? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!