Definitions for skitterˈskɪt ər

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. scurry, scamper, skitter, scuttle(verb)

    to move about or proceed hurriedly

    "so terrified by the extraordinary ebbing of the sea that they scurried to higher ground"

  2. skitter(verb)

    glide easily along a surface

  3. skim, skip, skitter(verb)

    cause to skip over a surface

    "Skip a stone across the pond"

  4. skitter(verb)

    twitch the hook of a fishing line through or along the surface of water

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. skitter(Noun)

    A skittering movement.

  2. skitter(Verb)

    to move hurriedly or as by twitching or bouncing

    I opened the cabinet and hundreds of cockroaches went skittering off into the darkness.

  3. skitter(Verb)

    to make a skittering noise


Translations for skitter

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • kipittää, lennähdellä, viilettää, liihotellaFinnish
  • s'enfuirFrench

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