/ (ˈwɪtə) informal /
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(intr, often foll by on) to chatter or babble pointlessly or at unnecessary length
pointless chat; chatter
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Word Origin for witter
C20: from dialect; compare twitter
Words nearby witter
Witt, Witte, witted, Wittekind, Wittenberg, witter, Wittgenstein, Wittgensteinian, Wittgenstein, Ludwig, witticism, wittiness
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How to use witter in a sentence
This was the vault of the Witter family, a daughter of which Commodore Nicholson married.Albert Gallatin|John Austin Stevens
Witter was standing near the curb, but failed to see the death-car pass.News Writing|M. Lyle Spencer
Witter and Hurst were seized upon by the coaches and drilled in the tactics of right-guard.Behind the Line|Ralph Henry Barbour