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twitter
American English: /ˈtwɪdər/
British English: /ˈtwɪtə/

Translation of twitter in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • 1
    (birds)
    gorjear
    Example sentences
    • It was nice and peaceful up there listening to the birds twittering and the sound of the stream.
    • Birds twittered merrily as they fluttered by and squirrels chattered as they raced up and down the limbs gathering nuts.
    • It's the first time we've lived anywhere bordering on rural and whereas in town we would get a fair few birds twittering away, here it's like living in an aviary.
  • 3 (chatter)
    Example sentences
    • ‘No, that would be you, Prime Minister,’ the high voice of the Prince twittered and circled about the human's ears.
    • She twittered and tweeted and seemed to move imperceptibly whilst standing completely still.
    Example sentences
    • Before long, he began twittering quickly then he stopped and produced a fortune out, handing it Cloud.
    • If she seeks to free women from domestic trivia, why twitter on about chintz?
    • There's a bit of nudging and jostling while they get comfortable on their roost, but then suddenly the twittering stops as though a conductor drops his baton after the final note, then silence.

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (of bird)
    Example sentences
    • Their song is a bubbly, metallic series of beeps and twitters.
    • The melodious chirps, chirrups, tweets, twitters and warbling notes from the winged visitors blend well with the incessant hum, buzz and drone of innumerable insects, to produce the effect of being inside a vast forest.
    • His is droning electronic pulses, tones, twitters - an ever-escalating loop of frozen machine-age ominousness.
  • 2 (of person) to be in a twitter o ( (British English) also) all of a twitter [colloquial]
    estar muy excitado
    Example sentences
    • Lizaveta is so victimized in her abused and tortured twitter that she can't gain our sympathy, especially when she acts like she doesn't understand she'd be better off without the crazy old coot.

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