Definition of twitterpated in English:


Line breaks: twit¦ter|pated
Pronunciation: /ˈtwɪtəpeɪtɪd


North American informal
1Infatuated or obsessed: Gus is still hopelessly twitterpated by Lee smiling into each other’s eyes, a seemingly twitterpated couple glided past
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  • Aww, it's cute to see you all twitterpated!
  • Happy Valentines Day to all you twitterpated twitterers.
  • Remember from Bambi - when Thumper was in love they say that he was twitterpated?
1.1In a state of nervous excitement: CBS execs are twitterpated over this new idea
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  • People are starting to follow me. I feel twitterpated.
  • Took a break, perused Amazon and am all twitterpated - Pat Conroy has a new book coming out in August.
  • I'm confused and a little twitterpated.


1940s: from twitter + -pated 'having a head or mind of a specified kind' (from pate); popularized by the 1942 film Bambi.

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