verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of flutter
synonym study for flutter
OTHER WORDS FROM flutterflut·ter·er, nounflut·ter·ing·ly, adverbun·flut·tered, adjectiveun·flut·ter·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for flutter
Pages from the Quran fluttered in the air before landing gently on the rubble.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Every other squadron was armed with lances, from the metal points of which fluttered yellow and white pennons.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Union Jacks fluttered over the pawn shops and gutted houses.Welcome to Woolwich, Where English Terrorists Say Sorry While They Murder|Peter Pomerantsev|May 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Tinkerbell appeared with a wand and fluttered about as the film began to role.Barneys Unveils Disney Themed Christmas Windows: An "Electric Holiday" Campaign|Misty White Sidell|November 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
As he made his way across Gaza, Qatari flags fluttered from buildings and street corners, alongside Palestinian ones.
Her heart fluttered violently with fear as she saw that he stepped out after her, and walked by her side toward the house.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
She became my sweetheart, temporarily; but a born butterfly, she soon fluttered away, leaving me disconsolate—for a time!
Her pale face flushed ever so slightly and the soft eyes fluttered at him a half-astonished, half-grateful glance.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
He stooped to knot up his long, wet hair, and the parrot fluttered to his shoulder.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
His cheap unbuttoned raglan-style coat fluttered in the wind off the Hudson.