verb (used without object)
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Origin of titter
OTHER WORDS FROM tittertit·ter·er, nountit·ter·ing·ly, adverbun·tit·ter·ing, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for titter
In the audience, there was tittering; the upperclassmen were enjoying their sport.Doug Kenney: The Odd Comic Genius Behind ‘Animal House’ and National Lampoon|Robert Sam Anson|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You can almost hear the adolescent tittering in the background.Media Reactions to Newsweek’s Niall Ferguson-Obama Cover Story|Kevin Fallon|August 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Every so often I find myself tittering during a play or a movie, provoked by seeing a target so well hit.
The bridesmaids relieved their feelings by many salutes and much tittering.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
They don't have to meet a daily schedule, don't have to spread canvas in the rain or look at a mob tittering yokels all the time.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
Volleys of laughter crackled around the arena, and the delighted spectators settled, tittering, back into their seats.Kings in Exile|Sir Charles George Douglas Roberts
The tittering swells into a roar, and at last Beckmesser, cursing Sachs for a deceiver and false friend, flies.Richard Wagner|John F. Runciman
Not the least; they are both tittering and giggling merrily; they are accustomed to it, and habit is second nature.Lands of the Slave and the Free|Henry A. Murray