twit|ter1 [ˈtwıtə US -ər] v
[Date: 1300-1400; Origin: From the sound]
1.) if a bird twitters, it makes a lot of short high sounds
2.) to talk about unimportant and silly things, usually very quickly and nervously in a high voice
twitter 2
twitter2 [i]n
1.) [singular]
the short high sounds that birds make
2.) be all of a twitter also be in a twitter
BrE to be excited and nervous
She's been all of a twitter since her daughter's engagement.

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