What does skitter mean?

Definitions for skitterˈskɪt ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word skitter.

Princeton's WordNet

  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


  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


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of skitter in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of skitter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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