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Verb
To move or cause to move with a striking motion
“He would whistle whenever he wanted its presence and obediently it would flutter its wings to its owner's shoulders.”
Verb
Move with a light irregular or trembling motion
“We went onto the deck and watched giant flakes of ash flutter to the ground.”
Verb
To move about restlessly
“Tiny winged creatures flutter about, causing the children to duck and wave their arms.”
Verb
“Flags fluttered from every mast.”
Verb
“Her heart fluttered when she found that his eyes were still on her.”
Noun
A small bet
“After all, doesn't everyone enjoy a little flutter before an election campaign?”
Noun
An act of fluttering
“Lost in her thoughts, she missed the light flutter of eyelids from the body on the bed.”
Noun
Move with a light irregular or trembling motion
“We went onto the deck and watched giant flakes of ash flutter to the ground.”
Noun
A state or sensation of tremulous excitement
“As horrible a character as Amanda was, I could not suppress a flutter at seeing her slink around in that skintight black dress.”
Noun
A state of nervous excitement or confusion
“She was in a flutter at the unexpected news.”
Noun
“The flutter of the flags in the breeze.”
Noun
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