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twitter

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of twitter

  1. 1 a state of nervous or irritated concern our grandmother gets all in a twitter if she doesn't get her weekly phone call right on time Synonyms of twitter dither, fluster, fuss, huff, lather, pother, stew, sweat, swelter, swivet, tizzy, fretWords Related to twitter bother, dudgeon, pique; alarm (also alarum), hand-wringing, panic; ado, agitation, delirium, distraction, furor, hysteria, uproar; nervous breakdown

  2. 2 an explosive sound that is a sign of amusement the sort of lame double entendres that invariably provoke twitters among the immature Synonyms of twitter belly laugh, boff (or boffo), boffola, cachinnation, cackle, chortle, chuckle, giggle, guffaw, hee-haw, horselaugh, laughter, snicker, snigger, titter, laughWords Related to twitter crow, whoop; grin, simper, smile, smirkNear Antonyms of twitter cry, groan, moan, sob, wail; face, frown, grimace, lower (also lour), mouth, pout, scowl


twitter

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of twitter

  1. 1 to engage in casual or rambling conversation a local diner where the town gossips like to twitter Synonyms of twitter babble, blab, cackle, chaffer [British], chatter, chin [slang], converse, gab, gabble, gas, jabber, jaw, kibitz (also kibbitz), natter, palaver, patter, prate, prattle, rap, rattle, run on, schmooze (or shmooze), talk, chat, visitWords Related to twitter gossip, tattle; descant, discuss, expatiate; yak (also yack), yammer, yap

  2. 2 to make a short sharp sound like a small bird his two-way radio twittered as he answered it Synonyms of twitter cheep, chirrup, chitter, jargon, peep, pip, pipe, tweet, chirpWords Related to twitter cackle, chatter, jabber; sing, trill, warble

  3. 3 to show mirth with an explosive vocal sound has this grating habit of twittering helplessly whenever she's nervous Synonyms of twitter break up, cackle, chortle, chuckle, crack up, giggle, hee-haw, roar, scream, snicker, titter, laughWords Related to twitter grin, smileNear Antonyms of twitter bawl, blubber, cry, sob, weep; howl, scream, squall, wail, yowl; bleat, pule, whimper, whine; sniffle, snivel; groan, moan, sigh



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