Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Being in a flutter; fluttering.
  • adjective Nervous and excited.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • In a flutter or commotion: agitated; fluttering.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb In a flutter; agitated.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective postpositive In a state of excited anticipation or confusion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective excited in anticipation

Etymologies

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From a- +‎ flutter.

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