titteringly

See titterer.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • titteringly — adverb With titters. The dirty joke was passed titteringly around the room …   Wiktionary

  • titteringly — adv. in a giggly manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • titteringly — tittˈeringly adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑titter …   Useful english dictionary

  • titter — titterer, n. titteringly, adv. /tit euhr/, v.i. 1. to laugh in a restrained, self conscious, or affected way, as from nervousness or in ill suppressed amusement. n. 2. a tittering laugh. [1610 20; perh. < Scand; cf. ON tittra to quiver, Sw… …   Universalium

  • titter — noun a short, half suppressed laugh. verb give a titter. Derivatives titterer noun tittering noun & adjective titteringly adverb Origin C17: imitative …   English new terms dictionary

  • titter — v. & n. v.intr. laugh in a furtive or restrained way; giggle. n. a furtive or restrained laugh. Derivatives: titterer n. titteringly adv. Etymology: imit …   Useful english dictionary

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