tittering

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tit·ter

 (tĭt′ər)
intr.v. tit·tered, tit·ter·ing, tit·ters
To laugh in a restrained, nervous way; giggle.
n.
A nervous giggle.

[Probably imitative.]

tit′ter·er n.
tit′ter·ing·ly adv.

Tittering

 of magpies: a flock.
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Adj.1.tittering - being or sounding of nervous or suppressed laughter
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tittering

[ˈtɪtərɪŋ] nricanements mpl
References in classic literature ?
Also, some of the girls were complaining, and wanting to leave, and others of the girls were titteringly complacent, willing for anything to happen.