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Synonyms for flitter

to move (one's arms or wings, for example) up and down

to move quickly, lightly, and irregularly like a bird in flight

to move through the air with or as if with wings

Synonyms for flitter

move back and forth very rapidly

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Stephen Dillane, Elias Koteas and Josh Flitter also star.
A day of twists and turns saw the silverware flitter between both sides of Glasgow with Rangers at home to Dunfermline and Celtic at Kilmarnock.
Others in the cast attending the after-party on the roof of the ArcLight parking lot included Eric Christian Olsen, Christine Taylor, Josh Flitter, DeRay Davis, Peter Strauss, Grace Zabriskie, Rachael Harris and others.
In this study, Flitter critically explores the interpretation of history put forth by Spanish intellectuals of the Romantic period.
At the end, perched on a bluff, sits "Dove Cottage," so-named because of the wild doves that flitter around the trees.
And while dressing like a member of the traveling cast of "The Pirates of Penzance" will still guarantee an ass-beating in most of America, on the balmy shores of the beautiful beach towns of Southern California fanny lads can safely flitter and shut (the only possible adverse effect being a long look from some love-struck lass).
MINNESOTA -- Stacey Flitter, Erik Johnson, Todd Leech
With County fans making up at least half of the 505 crowd, Hampton's best of the season, the first goal of the game was greeted in near silence in the 48th minute when former Welsh youth international defender Matt Flitter swept home a loose ball after County failed to clear a corner.
Christopher has tried to keep a steady course but he has been hampered by Clinton's tendency to flitter between issues like a butterfly.
Native Americans accuse these people of being "spiritual nomads," who flitter from one religion to another as an escape from the demands of making a commitment to one religious system.
By combining earned, owned and paid media distribution under one platform, SMBs can not only compare their cross channel content programs but can easily reach new audiences with the same content assets they find successful in social media," said Bill Flitter, CEO of dlvr.
30 FASHION Flitter about in fantastic florals and take in the city sights 29 FASHION NOTES Ghost's new summery drop, plus seawater sandals 32 BEAUTY How to lighten up your hair for summer - at home or in the salon 35 BEAUTY NOTES Get the lip gloss goss 36 LIVING NOTES Turn your bedroom into a beautiful boudoir 38 FOOD Spanish dishes that are delishis (sorry about that) 41 FOOD NOTES Cooking outside to beat cancer.
Magical, tiny, jewel-like birds flitter back and forth and hover in midair.
In the under-25s singles, 19-year-old Winch received a first round bye, won the second round with a 21-7 victory over Oxford's Jody Flitter and followed up with a 21-9 win against Yorkshire's Zoe Eagles.
The second-session top lot was a NZ$200,000 (pounds 87,900, EUR100,500) son of Elusive Quality out of a sister to dual Australian Group 1 winner Flitter, bought by New Zealand agent Phil Cataldo on behalf of a Melbourne-based owner.