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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The motion made by flapping up and down.

Usage examples (40)
  • Verb (used without object) : Banners fluttered in the breeze. ,to flutter back and forth
  • Noun : He made little nervous flutters with his hands. ,a flutter of anticipation
  • Lumber was purchased and swathed in fluttering robes of Tyvek.
  • Or cast away as slain, she called their fluttering spirits back, for more
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