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English definition of “flutter”

flutter

verb [I or T] (MOVE)    /ˈflʌt.ər/ US  /ˈflʌt̬.ɚ/
to make a series of quick delicate movements up and down or from side to side, or to cause something to do this: Brightly coloured flags were fluttering in the breeze. Leaves fluttered down onto the path. Butterflies fluttered about in the sunshine. A white bird poised on a wire and fluttered its wings.Shaking, swinging and vibrating
(Definition of flutter verb (MOVE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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