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twit·ter

 (twĭt′ər)
v. twit·tered, twit·ter·ing, twit·ters
v.intr.
1. To utter a succession of light chirping or tremulous sounds; chirrup.
2.
a. To speak rapidly and in a tremulous manner: twittering over office gossip.
b. To giggle nervously; titter.
3. To tremble with nervous agitation or excitement.
v.tr.
To utter or say with a twitter: twittered a greeting.
n.
1.
a. The light chirping sound made by certain birds.
b. A similar sound, especially light, tremulous speech or laughter.
2. Agitation or excitement; flutter.

[Middle English twiteren, ultimately of imitative origin.]

twit′ter·er n.
twit′ter·y adj.

Twit·ter

 (twĭt′ər)
A trademark for an online social networking service that limits posts to 140 characters.
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Twitterer

(ˈtwɪtərə)
n
(Communications & Information) a person who posts messages on the Twitter website
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Twitterer - a bird that twitterstwitterer - a bird that twitters      
bird - warm-blooded egg-laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings
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