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EtymologyEdit

From twitter (to utter a succession of chirps).

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Twitter

  1. An online social networking service that enables users to send and read short messages (280-characters; originally 140).

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Twitter (plural Twitters)

  1. (Internet, informal) A user account belonging to the above service.
    I've lost the password to my Twitter.

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Twitter (third-person singular simple present Twitters, present participle Twittering, simple past and past participle Twittered)

  1. (transitive, intransitive, Internet) To post an update to Twitter; to tweet.
    • 2009 March 2, Justin Rebello, “Eight top-notch tips for the Twittering attorney"”, in Wisconsin Law Journal[1], retrieved 2 March 2009:
      Eight top-notch tips for the Twittering attorney
    • 2009 February 23, MSNBC, “Stars can’t stop Twittering at Oscars, parties”, in Access Hollywood[2], retrieved 2 March 2009:
      Stars can’t stop Twittering at Oscars, parties

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Twitter.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtvɪtər/, [ˈtʋɪtɐ]

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Twitter n (genitive Twitter, no plural)

  1. (Internet) Twitter

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