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- (intransitive) to move hurriedly or as by twitching or bouncing
- I opened the cabinet and hundreds of cockroaches went skittering off into the darkness.
- (intransitive) to make a skittering noise
to make characteristic noise
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skitter (plural skitters)
- A skittering movement.
- A skitter of activity.
- A skitter of gooseflesh.