atwitter

[uh-twit-er]
adjective
excited; nervous; aflutter; twittering: They were atwitter at the prospect of meeting a Hollywood star.

Origin:
1825–35; a-1 + twitter

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atwitter
1833, from a- (1) + twitter.
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Example sentences
She seems perpetually atwitter, at once ditzy and all knowing.
In the trees outside, a nation of birds had replaced the bats and were now atwitter in a paroxysm of meaningless life.
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