- to twitter
- Brit., Dial. to shiver with cold
Origin of chitterMiddle English chiteren: origin, originally echoic
intransitive verbchit·tered, chit·ter·ing, chit·ters
To twitter or chatter, as a bird.
Origin of chitterMiddle English chiteren, of imitative origin.
(third-person singular simple present chitters, present participle chittering, simple past and past participle chittered)
From Middle English word chiteron.