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Synonyms for stutter
ˈstʌt ərstut·ter

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Wiktionary

  1. stutternoun

    Synonyms:
    stammer

  2. stutterverb

    To speak with a spasmodic repetition of vocal sounds.

    Synonyms:
    stammer

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stammer, stutterverb

    a speech disorder involving hesitations and involuntary repetitions of certain sounds

    Synonyms:
    stammer

  2. bumble, stutter, stammer, falterverb

    speak haltingly

    "The speaker faltered when he saw his opponent enter the room"

    Synonyms:
    spoil, bobble, bungle, bollocks, mishandle, falter, bollix, bumble, foul up, bodge, flub, fumble, botch up, fluff, ball up, screw up, stumble, waver, mess up, blow, bollix up, botch, stammer, muck up, louse up, bollocks up, muff

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. stutterverb

    Synonyms:
    stammer, hesitate, falter

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How to use stutter in a sentence?

  1. Owen Harrington:

    My wife and I have always tried to find various people my son can relate to that stutter, and I'd read that Former Vice President Joe Biden stuttered and he was really respectful and kind to others in the same situation, such as children.

  2. Bille Lourd:

    It was brutal. It was really, really brutal, and I still hesitate and stutter because it’s really hard for me.

  3. Jeffrey Halley:

    What are disturbing oil markets the most... is the Delta-variant Covid-19 strain which has vast swathes of the planet in its grip, that is increasing fears that the global recovery will stutter and become very uneven, thus reducing oil consumption even as OPEC + continues to increase production.

  4. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    We grow with years more fragile in body, but morally stutter, and can throw off the chill of a bad conscience almost at once.

  5. Rufus Gifford:

    My amazing niece and goddaughter Avery has struggled with a stutter much of her life. She was just told by a guy who knows a little something about it that she can be anything she wants to in this world.


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