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English definition of “flutter”

flutter

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈflʌtər/
MOVEMENT a quick, gentle movement: the flutter of wingsShaking, swinging and vibrating
EMOTION a state of excitement or worry: a flutter of excitementConfusion, confusing and feeling confusedExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
RISK MONEY UK informal an occasion when you risk money on the result of a game, competition, etcGambling and bookmakingTaking risks
(Definition of flutter noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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