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Noun: dither  di-dhu(r)
  1. An excited state of agitation
    "he was in a dither";
    - pother, fuss, tizzy, flap, tizz
Verb: dither  di-dhu(r)
  1. Act nervously; be undecided; be uncertain
     
  2. Make a fuss; be agitated
    - flap, pother
     
  3. (computing) to smooth jagged edges of a curve by placing shaded pixels between the pixels that make up the curve, usually done by graphics programs
     
  4. (computing) to create a new colour by displaying a fine pattern of coloured pixels that appears to the eye as a new colour; for example, a pattern of black and white pixels equally spaced would appear as grey

Derived forms: dithers, dithered, dithering

Type of: agitation, fret, fuss, niggle, stew

Encyclopedia: Dither