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Etymology 1Edit

Apparently a back-formation from tattered.

NounEdit

tatter (plural tatters)

  1. A shred of torn cloth; an individual item of torn and ragged clothing.
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VerbEdit

tatter (third-person singular simple present tatters, present participle tattering, simple past and past participle tattered)

  1. (transitive) To destroy an article of clothing etc. by shredding.
  2. (intransitive) To fall into tatters.

Etymology 2Edit

tat +‎ -er

NounEdit

tatter (plural tatters)

  1. A person engaged in tatting.
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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

tatter

  1. inflection of tattern:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative