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English definition of “flutter”

flutter

verb
 
 
/ˈflʌtər/
[I, T] to move quickly and gently up and down or from side to side in the air, or to make something move in this way: The flag was fluttering in the breeze.Shaking, swinging and vibrating
flutter about/around/down, etc to move somewhere quickly and gently, usually without any particular purpose: There were several moths fluttering around the light.General words for movement
(Definition of flutter verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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