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verb [I]  /ˈtɪt̬·ər/ us  
to laugh in a nervous and quiet way: Some kids tittered at the boys who were making faces in class.
noun [C]  /ˈtɪt̬·ər/ us  
There were titters from the audience but no big laughs.
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