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Dictionary Definition

tweet n : a week chirping sound as of a small bird


1 make a weak, chirping sound; "the small bird was tweeting in the tree" [syn: twirp]
2 squeeze tightly between the fingers; "He pinched her behind"; "She squeezed the bottle" [syn: pinch, squeeze, twinge, nip, twitch]

User Contributed Dictionary





  1. The sound of a bird; any short high-pitched sound or whistle.


  1. To make a short high-pitched sound, like that of certain birds.

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