verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Example sentences from the Web for skitter
NASA scientists envision them one day skittering across the surface of Mars.Why ‘soft robots’ have NASA, doctors, and tech whizzes so excited|jakemeth|January 1, 2021|Fortune
Like so many other deeply religious young men obsessed with fighting an ideological war, his mind was skittering.
It was a shame that Devore kept him skittering round on little picayunish jobs—running errands, that was really what it was.The Escape of Mr. Trimm|Irvin S. Cobb
Before he could recover himself and renew his assault, the window of the cabin had gone up with a skittering slam.The Backwoodsmen|Charles G. D. Roberts
A little jerk of my rod sent the bait skittering over the water, for all the world like a live flying-fish.Tales of Fishes|Zane Grey
Skittering images of her zipped through his mind, only to be shoved aside.The Syndic|C.M. Kornbluth
He kept this up for a quarter of an hour, then made a rush up the pool, and a sidelong skittering leap on the surface.Days Off|Henry Van Dyke