Origin of dither
OTHER WORDS FROM ditherdith·er·er, noundith·er·y, adjective
Words nearby dither
How to use dither in a sentence
We cannot dither, we cannot just twiddle our thumbs, or wait and see.After Steven Sotloff Murder, Congress Demands a Vote on Obama’s ISIS War|Josh Rogin|September 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We dither, we argue, we do little, as the world moves rapidly.
Global markets have been remarkably stable while the politicians dither, but time is running out.
But unlike the epic drama of the 2000 debacle, this result feels like the big British dither.
The planks at his feet had started to dither again, and practice told him that the vessel must be moving.The Hero of Panama|F. S. Brereton
The universe goes into a cosmic dither when we slide into a berth in Hampton Rhodus.Operation Earthworm|Joe Archibald
Imagine anyone trying to get the Old Man into a dither—and getting away with it.The Best Made Plans|Everett B. Cole
And the more perfectly made the engine, the less will the amount of this "dither" be.The Practice and Science Of Drawing|Harold Speed
I went all o' a dither, while I hardly knew if I were standin' on my heels or my heead.More Tales of the Ridings|Frederic Moorman