flit
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flit(
fliht
)
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to move quickly)
a. revolotear
Uma was quite the social butterfly this evening, constantly flitting from one circle to the next.Uma estuvo muy sociable esta noche, revoloteando constantemente de un círculo a otro.
2. (to change)
a. saltar
Santiago never really has a steady girlfriend; he just flits from one girl to another.Santiago nunca tiene una novia estable; solo salta de una chica a otra.
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flit
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a.
to do a moonlight flitmudarse de casa a escondidas
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a.
to flit aboutrevolotear
3. (fig)
a.
to flit from one thing to anothersaltar de una cosa a otra
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flit [flɪt]
intransitive verb
[+bat, butterfly] revolotear
to flit in/out [+person] entrar/salir precipitadamente; she flits from one job to another salta de un trabajo a otro
noun
to do a (moonlight) flit (Britain) marcharse de una casa a la francesa
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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