all in a flutter


all in a flutter
satraukumā

English-Latvian dictionary. 2013.

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  • flutter — flut|ter1 [ˈflʌtə US ər] v [: Old English; Origin: floterian] 1.) [I and T] if a bird or insect flutters, or if it flutters its wings, it flies by moving its wings lightly up and down ▪ A small bird fluttered past the window. 2.) to make small… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • flutter — 1 verb 1 (I, T) if a bird or insect flutters its wings or if its wings flutter, its wings move quickly and lightly up and down: butterflies fluttering from flower to flower 2 (I) to wave or move gently in the air: Dead leaves fluttered slowly to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • all of — phrasal 1. : quite, fully a man all of 6 feet tall arrived all of 15 minutes ago this building cost all of five million dollars Lewis Mumford 2. : with marked signs of used with a …   Useful english dictionary

  • all of — {adj. phr.}, {informal} 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. * /It was all of ten o clock before they finally started./ * /She must have paid all of $50 for that hat./ 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all of — {adj. phr.}, {informal} 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. * /It was all of ten o clock before they finally started./ * /She must have paid all of $50 for that hat./ 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • all\ of — adj. phr. informal 1. At least the amount or number of; fully; no less than. It was all of ten o clock before they finally started. She must have paid all of $50 for that hat. 2. Showing all the signs of; completely in. Used with a . The girls… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • flutter — [flut′ər] vi. [ME floteren < OE flotorian, freq. of flotian < base of fleotan: see FLEET2] 1. to flap the wings rapidly, as in short flight or without flying at all 2. to wave or vibrate rapidly and irregularly [a flag fluttering in the… …   English World dictionary

  • Flutter (electronics and communication) — In the field of electronics and communication, flutter is the rapid variation of signal parameters, such as amplitude, phase, and frequency. Examples of electronic flutter are:*Rapid variations in received signal levels, such as variations that… …   Wikipedia

  • All Gas and Gaiters — Infobox television show name = All Gas and Gaiters (Television) size = All Gas and Gaiters DVD caption = genre = Sitcom runtime = 30 minutes creator = starring = Robertson Hare William Mervyn Derek Nimmo John Barron Ernest Clark country = UK… …   Wikipedia

  • The End of Flutter Valley — Doctorwhobox serial name=01 10 The End Of Flutter Valley writer=George Arthur Bloom series= Series 1 length=10 episodes date=September 15 19 22 26, 1986 preceding= following=The Ghost Of Paradise Estate| The End Of Flutter Valley is the first… …   Wikipedia

  • Wow and flutter measurement — is carried out on audio tape machines, cassette recorders and players, and other analog recording and reproduction devices with rotary components (e.g. movie projectors, turntables (vinyl recording), etc.). This measurement quantifies the amount… …   Wikipedia