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Meaning of TEETER

Pronunciation:  'teetur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  move unsteadily, with a rocking motion
 

TEETER is a 6 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: seesaw, totter
 
 See Also: move

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tee"ter\, v. i. & t. [imp. & p. p. {Teetered}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Teetering}.] [Prov. E. titter to tremble, to seesaw;
cf. Icel. titra to tremble, OHG. zittar[=o]n, G. zittern.]
To move up and down on the ends of a balanced plank, or the
like, as children do for sport; to seesaw; to titter; to
titter-totter. [U. S.]

      [The bobolink] alit upon the flower, and teetered up
      and down.                                --H. W.
                                               Beecher.

 

 

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