- The definition of a tweet is a status update consisting of 140 characters or less on Twitter.
An example of tweet is someone typing that they are "going out for pizza" in their "What's Happening?" text box on Twitter.
tweet definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
the thin, chirping sound of a small bird
used to signify or imitate such a sound
to make such a sound
tweet definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A weak chirping sound, as of a young or small bird.intransitive verb tweet·ed, tweet·ing, tweets
To utter a weak chirping sound.