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  1. pitternoun

    See pitter-patter.

  2. pitternoun

    A device that removes pits from fruit such as olives or cherries.

  3. pitterverb

    To make a pattering sound.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pitternoun

    a contrivance for removing the pits from peaches, plums, and other stone fruit

  2. Pitterverb

    to make a pattering sound; to murmur; as, pittering streams

Editors Contribution

  1. Pitter

    To describe the feeling of sadness. To describe a negative experience or result.

    This is a pitter attempt. That's pitter.

    Submitted by anonymous on October 23, 2014  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Pitter is ranked #24787 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Pitter surname appeared 1,005 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Pitter.

    65.1% or 655 total occurrences were Black.
    26.6% or 268 total occurrences were White.
    4.8% or 49 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    2.1% or 22 total occurrences were of two or more races.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitter in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pitter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of pitter in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    She says the same thing over and over and over, but a lot of the people didn't hear it in the debate so they heard it for the first time. It's almost like robotic, frankly, she's got a good line of pitter-patter but if you listen for 5 minutes you develop a tremendous headache.

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