From flit + -ing.
- Present participle of flit.
flitting (plural flittings)
- The motion of something that flits.
- the flittings of birds
- (Scotland, Northern England) The act of moving from one residence to another; moving house.
- 2008, James Kelman, Kieron Smith, Boy, Penguin 2009, p. 87:
- Uncle Billy came home for the weekend to help with the flitting.