from The Century Dictionary.
- In a fluttering manner.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adverb In a fluttering manner.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adverb In a
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
Not that he did not mention it on April 2nd too which, incidentally, is also before the unveiling of the stupendously, heart-flutteringly awesome Clinton "plan."
Why wish herself so far away, yet be so flutteringly happy there!
He was flutteringly sure that she expected to see him there.
Our Mr. Wrenn 2004
She was wearing, when she flutteringly admitted him, a frock of black chiffon cut modestly round at the base of her pretty throat.
A tendril of short ripe hair had come apart, a smile strayed off and on to the parted lips; eyelashes, a little darker than the hair, winked flutteringly on cheeks which seemed to have a sort of transparence; and in the passing of her dreams, the nose twitched and quivered as if mocking at its slight tiptilt.
Maid in Waiting 2004
The boys sighed flutteringly, like birds, as their compatriot stepped to meet him.
The Gunslinger King, Stephen, 1947- 1982
The tiny garment with which she had been busily and so happily engaged was covered flutteringly by her apron while a faint flush dyed her cheeks.
The Mission of Janice Day Helen Beecher Long
When they observe their prey, they descend flutteringly, and place the feet and the tips of the wings on the surface of the water.
The girls who were nearest looked down flutteringly at their shoes: those further away concealed themselves behind their neighbours.
Jill the Reckless 1928
She swayed a little as she sat, and her lids came down over her eyes, flutteringly, as if the weight of them was too great to keep up.
Fanny Herself Edna Ferber 1926