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  • Terry Teeter, a teeter-totter teacher, taught her daughter Tara to teeter-totter, but Tara Teeter didn't teeter-totter as Terry Teeter taught her to.
    (by Pierre Abbat)
The word TEETER can be typed using only the top row of keys on a QWERTY keyboard.
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Definition of the noun teeter

What does teeter mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: teeters

  1. a plaything consisting of a board balanced on a fulcrum; the board is ridden up and down by children at either end

Definition of the verb teeter

What does teeter mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: teetered | teetering | teeters

  1. move unsteadily, with a rocking motion

Alternative definition of the verb teeter


  1. To tilt back and forth on an edge.


"Teeter" is a video game.

  • genre: Action game

Phrases with Teeter

  1. teeter-totter
  2. to teeter

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Teeter

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Google previewTexas Millionaire (2011)

by Dixie Browning

Doc Teeter is the sweetest man alive ...

Google previewInsiders' Guide® to North Carolina's Outer Banks (2012)

by Karen Bachman

Harris Teeter is a large grocery store with a terrific bakery, deli, and salad bar. Harris Teeter has an extensive selection of cheeses and wines as well as other gourmet foods not always available in other supermarkets on the Outer Banks.

Google previewHistory of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Including its Early Settlement and Progress to the Present Time, VOLUME 2 PART 2

Teeter is a F. & A. M., and a republican. R. D. Bowman, one of the superintendents in the Edgar Thomson Steel-works, Braddock, was born in Carbon county, Pa., in 1847, third of the nine children born to Henry and Lovina( Peters) Bowman ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms, 2nd ed. enlarged (1859)

by John Russell Bartlett

To Teeter. 1. To see-saw on a balanced plank, as children for amusement. — Worcester. The English write and pronounce titter. 2. To bob the body up and down, as in saluting a person or taking a seat. With a few fashionable phrases in your ...

Google previewDictionary of Americanisms (1877)

A Glossary of Words and Phrases Usually Regarded as Peculiar to the United States by John Russell Bartlett

Teeter. See Pee/- Wed. To teeter. 1. To see-saw on a balanced plank, as children for amusement. — Worcester. The English write and pronounce litter. 2.

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Archaeology of Ancient Egypt (2005)

by Kathryn A. Bard

Teeter, E. 1997. The Presentation of Maat: Ritual and Legitimacy in Ancient Egypt ...

Google previewJavanese English Dictionary (2013)

by Stuart Robson, Singgih Wibisono

agil, ogalagil to teeter, sway precariously. agir, ngagir to lie flat on one's stomach with lifted head; ngagiri to lie flat on s.t. agla, ngagla (to return) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Psychology (2004)

Teeter Ellison (Eds.), A clinician's guide to adult ADHD: From evaluation to treatment (pp. 43–69). San Diego: Academic Press. Barkley, R. A., Murphy, K., DuPaul, G., & Bush, T. (2002). Driving in young adults with attention ...

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Usage statistics about teeter

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Quotes about Teeter

The President's political travel is going to get blamed (and probably rightly) for a share of this downturn. (Robert Teeter)
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Scrabble value of T1E1E1T1E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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