What does twitter mean?

Definitions for twitter
ˈtwɪt ərtwit·ter

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chirrup, twitter(verb)

    a series of chirps

  2. chitter, twitter(verb)

    make high-pitched sounds, as of birds

Wiktionary

  1. twitter(Noun)

    The sound of a succession of chirps as uttered by birds.

    I often listen to the twitter of the birds in the park.

    Etymology: Imitating the sound.

  2. twitter(Verb)

    To utter a succession of bird's chirps.

    Etymology: Imitating the sound.

  3. twitter(Verb)

    (of a person) To talk in an excited or nervous manner.

    Etymology: Imitating the sound.

  4. twitter(Verb)

    To use the microblogging service Twitter.

    Etymology: Imitating the sound.

Wikipedia

  1. Twitter

    Twitter () is an American microblogging and social networking service on which users post and interact with messages known as "tweets". Registered users can post, like, and retweet tweets, but unregistered users can only read them. Users access Twitter through its website interface, through Short Message Service (SMS) or its mobile-device application software ("app"). Twitter, Inc. is based in San Francisco, California, and has more than 25 offices around the world. Tweets were originally restricted to 140 characters, but was doubled to 280 for non-Asian languages in November 2017.Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey, Noah Glass, Biz Stone, and Evan Williams, launched in July of that year. The service rapidly gained worldwide popularity. In 2012, more than 100 million users posted 340 million tweets a day, and the service handled an average of 1.6 billion search queries per day. In 2013, it was one of the ten most-visited websites and has been described as "the SMS of the Internet". As of 2018, Twitter had more than 321 million monthly active users.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Twitter(noun)

    one who twits, or reproaches; an upbraider

  2. Twitter(verb)

    to make a succession of small, tremulous, intermitted noises

  3. Twitter(verb)

    to make the sound of a half-suppressed laugh; to titter; to giggle

  4. Twitter(verb)

    to have a slight trembling of the nerves; to be excited or agitated

  5. Twitter(verb)

    to utter with a twitter

  6. Twitter(noun)

    the act of twittering; a small, tremulous, intermitted noise, as that made by a swallow

  7. Twitter(noun)

    a half-suppressed laugh; a fit of laughter partially restrained; a titter; a giggle

  8. Twitter(noun)

    a slight trembling or agitation of the nerves

Freebase

  1. Twitter

    Twitter is an online social networking service and microblogging service that enables its users to send and read text-based messages of up to 140 characters, known as "tweets". Twitter was created in March 2006 by Jack Dorsey and by July, the social networking site was launched. The service rapidly gained worldwide popularity, with over 500 million registered users as of 2012, generating over 340 million tweets daily and handling over 1.6 billion search queries per day. Since its launch, Twitter has become one of the ten most visited websites on the Internet, and has been described as "the SMS of the Internet." Unregistered users can read tweets, while registered users can post tweets through the website interface, SMS, or a range of apps for mobile devices. Twitter Inc. is based in San Francisco, with additional servers and offices in New York City, Boston, and San Antonio.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Twitter

    twit′ėr, n. a chirp, as of a bird: a tremulous broken sound: a slight trembling of the nerves.—v.i. to make a succession of small tremulous noises: to feel a slight trembling of the nerves, to palpitate.—v.t. to chirp out.—ns. Twitterā′tion, a flutter; Twitt′ering, act of twittering: the sound of twittering: nervous excitement.—adv. Twitt′eringly. [A freq. of twit, allied to titter, &c.; cf. Ger. zwitschern, Sw. qvittra.]

CrunchBase

  1. Twitter

    Created in 2006, Twitter is a global real-time communications platform with 400 million monthly visitors to twitter.com, more than 200 million monthly active users around the world.We see a billion tweets every 2.5 days on every conceivable topic. World leaders, major athletes, star performers, news organizations and entertainment outlets are among the millions of active Twitter accounts through which users can truly get the pulse of the planet.

How to pronounce twitter?

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    British
    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say twitter in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twitter in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twitter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of twitter in a Sentence

  1. Wang Hui:

    Everyone always brings up Facebook and Twitter, but people around me don't like to use it, with our Weibo and WeChat, China's 650 million (web users) can freely use these tools to exchange and receive information.

  2. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid:

    The man who lost the election by two million votes is now president, the election has sparked a wave of hate crimes across America. … Rescind the appointment of Steve Bannon. Don’t do it. I say to Donald Trump, ‘Take responsibility, rise to the dignity of the office instead of hiding behind your Twitter account and show Americans that racism and bigotry have no place in America.’.

  3. Deputy Ambassador Laura Dauban:

    Apart from his mousing duties, he reaches out to followers on Twitter. What’s quite interesting is the British public are seeing the U.K embassy in Jordan in a different light.

  4. Peyton Lofton:

    Exposed sign and tweets from YALexposed Before that alleged doxxing attempt, he says signs were posted near campus, calling YAL a racist and misogynistic organization and exposing some of its members. Its not clear yet if the three people arrested were behind the @YALexposed Twitter handle. Peyton Lofton said hes also had previous altercations with a student, but didnt want to make anyone a target until all the facts are out. After the alleged arson attack, residents were let back in the building at 1:20 a.m.and 40 minutes later the first officer arrived on the scene. Peyton Lofton says Detective David Harris came to their dorm around 2:00 a.m. on Saturday morning and informed the two Detective David Harris was assigned to the case. They say Peyton Lofton took the burnedsign that was previously on the dooras evidence and was reviewing security footage. Its not clear if the footage Peyton Lofton reviewed helped officers arrest the three suspects. Peyton Lofton says the initial shock is wearing off and that Peyton Lofton family lives20 minutes away in case Peyton Lofton ever feels unsafe. Peyton Lofton says Peyton Lofton wont back down to people trying to spread fear. I dont want to let them win, so I plan on staying on campus and not backing down and work twice as hard i trust that Tulane Police will handle the problem ; Im not nave and still aware of the danger and trying to be as safe as possible. LOUISIANA FIREFIGHTER SAVES PREGNANT WOMAN FROM BURNING VEHICLE : GOD HAS SOMETHING MAJOR FOR YOU ! Charlie Kirk, founder of the conservative advocacygroup Turning Point USA, tweeted about the incident. Kirk told Fox its a sick and sad day that someone would attemptan arson attack on another because of their beliefs.

  5. Elon Musk:

    I tweet interesting things pretty much as they come to me, and probably with not much of a filter, i spend a lot less time on Twitter than people probably think. It's like maybe 10-15 minutes [ a day ].

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Translations for twitter

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  • zwitschern, twitternGerman
  • tuitear, twittearSpanish
  • höpöttää, viserrys, twiitata, laulu, sirkutus, sirkuttaaFinnish
  • ceilearScottish Gaelic
  • cinguettio, cinguettareItalian
  • 지저귀다Korean
  • tihau, pekīMāori
  • twitteren, tweeten, tjielpenDutch
  • twittar, piarPortuguese
  • щебетать, твитить, щебет, чирикнуть, твитнуть, щебетание, чирикать, чириканье, твитатьRussian
  • kvitter, kvittra, tvittraSwedish
  • ட்விட்டர்Tamil
  • 推特Chinese

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