What does Twitterpated mean in the movie Bambi?
Also: excited, thrilled. 1942 P. Pearce et al. Bambi (transcribed from film) [Thumper] Why are they [sc. the birds] acting that way?.. [Friend Owl] They’re twitterpated… Nearly everybody gets twitterpated in the springtime.
What movie did Twitterpated come from?
twitter + pated, i.e., having one’s pate (“head”) in a twitter (confused). First used in the Disney movie Bambi (1942).
How do you use Twitterpated in a sentence?
1North American informal Infatuated or obsessed.
- ‘Gus is still hopelessly twitterpated by Lee’
- ‘smiling into each other’s eyes, a seemingly twitterpated couple glided past’
- ‘The two talk for a bit and immediately become twitterpated.
- ‘The person you’re all twitterpated over could turn out to be a jerk.
What is the term Twitterpated mean?
adjective Informal. excited or overcome by romantic feelings; smitten.
What is another word for Twitterpated?
What is another word for twitterpated?
Who was the Twitterpated in Bambi?
Friend Owl : Why, don’t you know? They’re twitterpated.
What is twitter paint?
What is meant by a lay person?
Layperson is used in a religious context to refer to a person who is a regular member of a religious congregation and not a member of the clergy—that is, a layperson is someone who is not a religious official like a priest. The word layman specifically refers to a man, but it is often used regardless of gender.
Where does the word smitten come from?
It derives from the Middle English word smiten and is related to several Germanic words, like the Old High German smīzan, “to smear,” and the German schmeissen, “to throw.” Smitten is the past participle of smite is the exact same way that bitten is the past participle of bite.
What Disney character says Twitterpated?
Thumper : Why are they acting that way? Friend Owl : Why, don’t you know? They’re twitterpated.
Did Bambi have a girlfriend?
Faline, a female deer whom Bambi eventually falls in love with: Cammie King as Young Faline.