Flit is defined as to flutter or pass by rapidly.(verb)
An example of flit is for a butterfly to fly by.
The definition of a flit is a quick pass, or is slang for a male homosexual.(noun)
An example of a flit is the flap of a butterfly's wings.
See flit in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME flitten < ON flytja, akin to OE fleotan, fleet
See flit in American Heritage Dictionary 4
intransitive verb flit·ted, flit·ting, flits
Origin: Middle English flitten
Origin: , from Old Norse flytja, to carry about, convey; see pleu- in Indo-European roots.
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