flichter

[ flikh-tuhr ]
/ ˈflɪx tər /

verb (used without object) Scot.

(of birds) to fly feebly; flutter.
to tremble; quiver.

Nearby words

  1. fleyedly,
  2. flibbert,
  3. flibbertigibbet,
  4. flic,
  5. flicflac,
  6. flick,
  7. flick knife,
  8. flick-knife,
  9. flick-pass,
  10. flicker

Also flight·er [flikh-tuhr] /ˈflɪx tər/.

Origin of flichter

1505–15; flicht flight1 + -er6

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