Titter definition

tĭtər
To laugh in a restrained, nervous way; giggle.
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A nervous giggle.
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To laugh in a half-suppressed way, suggestive of silliness, nervousness, etc.; giggle.
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The act or an instance of tittering.
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To titter means to laugh or giggle in a somewhat suppressed way.

An example of to titter is the laugh of a nervous toddler.

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The definition of a titter is a nervous and half-hidden laugh.

An example of a titter is the laugh made by a schoolgirl in class.

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(slang, vulgar, chiefly in the plural) A woman's breast.
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To laugh or giggle in a somewhat subdued manner.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
titter
Plural:
titters

Origin of titter

  • Probably imitative

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition