Twitter

See also: twitter

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

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From twitter (to utter a succession of chirps).

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Twitter

  1. (trademark) 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, sometimes proscribed) To tweet; to post an update to Twitter.
    • 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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PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From English Twitter.

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Twitter m inan

  1. Twitter

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  • Twitter in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Twitter in Polish dictionaries at PWN

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English Twitter.

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Twitter m

  1. (Internet) Twitter
    Synonym: Trydar

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
Twitter Dwitter Nhwitter Thwitter
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.