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in a twit

upset; frantic. She's all in a twit because she lost her keys. Pete was in a twit and was quite rude to us.
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in a twit

mod. upset; frantic. She’s all in a twit because she lost her keys.
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twit

1. n. a nervous or frantic state. The twit I was in made me seem sort of silly, I’m afraid.
2. n. a stupid person. (Also a term of address.) What a yuppie twit!
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Deming was 18 years old and was entirely self-taught when it came to app creation, and the TWiT app was only his second effort.
In order to explore the connection between reading and writing, Brittany and I began reading The Twits (Dahl, 1982) with a focus on language choices, characterisation and plot, along with reading for the precise message of the text.
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Laporte is founder of The TWiT Netcast Network, which draws more than 500,000 unique listeners with four million downloads every month.
By incorporating wild yeast cultured from inside Dahl's writing chair in our beer to accompany Dinner At The Twits, it feels like we are injecting his own dark humour and effervescent sense of fun into the brew," said Parr.
Twit has been hired by a $4 billion real estate firm out of New York City to do ongoing consulting work.
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The Twits, focussing on Mr and Mrs Twit and their disgusting way of life, makes much of the fact that Mr Twit has a beard which is dirty and has bits of food clinging to it.
WITH so many misguided tweeters now making so many headlines, it's probably safe to assume Twit Of The Year (Channel 4, Monday) will become an annual event.
Chief Insp Sally Seeley said: "We're really pleased to have been nominated for the Golden Twit awards.
NEIL WARNOCK says Twitter should be renamed Twit - but he will not stop Joey Barton using it before his first game for QPR against his old team Newcastle.
Fury over twit MSP From Page One adviser won the Edinburgh Central seat by 237 votes.
Mr Twit and Mrs Twit are hairy, smelly and dirty - quite possibly the ugliest couple in the world.
The children's story, which is told in the production, centres on Mr and Mrs Twit, who like nothing more than playing nasty tricks on each other - with giggle-inducing results.