—v.i. 1. to move lightly and swiftly; fly, dart, or skim along: bees flitting from flower to flower. 2. to flutter, as a bird.
3. to pass quickly, as time: hours flitting by. 4. Chiefly Scot. and North Eng. a. to depart or die.
b. to change one's residence.
—v.t. Chiefly Scot.to remove; transfer; oust or dispossess.
—n. 1. a light, swift movement; flutter.
2. Scot. and North Eng.a change of residence; instance of moving to a new address.
3. Slang(disparaging and offensive). a male homosexual.