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flit

verb [I usually + adv/prep] uk   us   /flɪt/ (-tt-)
to fly or move quickly and lightly: In the fading light we saw bats flitting around/about in the garden.figurative She's always flitting from one thing to another (= changing her activities). to appear or exist suddenly and for a short time in someone's mind or on their face: A ghost of a smile flitted across his face.
flit
noun [C] uk   us   UK
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