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Synonyms for utter
ˈʌt ərut·ter

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. utter

    To utter is to give forth as an audible sound, articulate or not. To talk is to utter a succession of connected words, ordinarily with the expectation of being listened to. To speak is to give articulate utterance even to a single word; the officer speaks the word of command, but does not talk it. To speak is also to utter words with the ordinary intonation, as distinguished from singing. To chat is ordinarily to utter in a familiar, conversational way; to chatter is to talk in an empty, ceaseless way like a magpie.

    Synonyms:
    announce, articulate, chat, chatter, converse, declaim, declare, deliver, discourse, enunciate, express, pronounce, say, speak, talk, tell

    Preposition:
    Speak to (address) a person; speak with a person (converse with him); speak of or about a thing (make it the subject of remark); speak on or upon a subject; in parliamentary language, speak to the question.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. utterverb

    Synonyms:
    circulate, issue, promulgate, express, articulate, pronounce, speak

    Antonyms:
    recal, suppress, repress, hush, stifle, check, swallow

  2. utteradjective

    Synonyms:
    extreme, perfect, complete, unqualified, absolute, thorough, consummate, entire, sheer, pure

    Antonyms:
    imperfect, incomplete, impure

Princeton's WordNet

  1. arrant(a), complete(a), consummate(a), double-dyed(a), everlasting(a), gross(a), perfect(a), pure(a), sodding(a), stark(a), staring(a), thoroughgoing(a), utter(a), unadulteratedadjective

    without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers

    "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"; "the unadulterated truth"

    Antonyms:
    mitigated, uncomplete, incomplete

  2. dead(a), utterverb

    complete

    "came to a dead stop"; "utter seriousness"

    Antonyms:
    incomplete, uncomplete, mitigated

  3. express, verbalize, verbalise, utter, give tongue toverb

    articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

    "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"

    Synonyms:
    extract, express, press out, evince, talk, let loose, convey, show, let out, state, emit, give tongue to, speak, verbalize, carry, verbalise, mouth

    Antonyms:
    uncomplete, mitigated, incomplete

  4. utter, emit, let out, let looseverb

    express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

    "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"

    Synonyms:
    pass off, unwrap, express, bring out, divulge, talk, let loose, give away, expose, reveal, widen, breathe, let out, break, verbalise, emit, loose, give tongue to, speak, give off, verbalize, give out, let on, discover, unleash, disclose, mouth

    Antonyms:
    mitigated, uncomplete, incomplete

  5. talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseverb

    express in speech

    "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"

    Synonyms:
    let loose, talk, express, peach, address, verbalise, give tongue to, tattle, babble out, babble, let out, emit, blab, lecture, spill the beans, speak, verbalize, blab out, sing, spill, mouth, let the cat out of the bag

    Antonyms:
    mitigated, incomplete, uncomplete

  6. utterverb

    put into circulation

    "utter counterfeit currency"

    Synonyms:
    give tongue to, express, let loose, emit, verbalise, mouth, let out, verbalize, talk, speak

    Antonyms:
    incomplete, mitigated, uncomplete

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. utteradjective

    Synonyms:
    total, complete, entire, perfect

  2. utteradjective

    Synonyms:
    absolute, peremptory, unconditional, unqualified

  3. utterverb

    Synonyms:
    speak, articulate, enunciate, pronounce, express, broach, give forth, give expression to

  4. utterverb

    Synonyms:
    put into circulation

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. utteradjective

    Synonyms:
    complete, absolute, perfect, unconditional, unqualified, peremptory

  2. utterverb

    Synonyms:
    speak, pronounce, express

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  1. List of paraphrases for "utter":

    absolute, total

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How to use utter in a sentence?

  1. Solomon Ibn Gabirol:

    As long as a word remains unspoken, you are it's master once you utter it, you are it's slave.

  2. Jake Sullivan:

    We intend to very directly communicate with the Iranians about the complete and utter outrage -- the humanitarian catastrophe that is the unjust, unlawful detention of American citizens in Iran, we have begun to communicate with the Iranians on this issue, yes, and we will continue to do so as we go forward.

  3. Adam Marshall:

    The utter dismay amongst businesses watching events in Westminster can not be exaggerated, our firms are worried, investors around the world are baffled and disappointed, and markets are showing serious strain as this political saga goes on and on.

  4. Andria James:

    There were never nine in my car or in the store. Never, that's a complete and utter lie.

  5. Washington Post critic Hank Stuever:

    I just have to ask: What were we all so afraid of? ... It’s too early for Noah to crush it but it’s enough for now to just utter a sigh of relief. 'The Daily Show' is back with its essential wit and irreverence intact.


Translations for utter

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  • نطقArabic
  • абсалю́тныBelarusian
  • dir, pronunciar, balbucejar, emetre, absolut, total, balbotejar, incondicionalCatalan, Valencian
  • pronést, vydat (zvuk), vyřknout, blekotat, dát do oběhu penízeCzech
  • komplet, udtrykke, udstøde, fuldkommen, ytreDanish
  • äußern, ausstoßen, völligGerman
  • eldiriEsperanto
  • emitir, pronunciar, balbucear, total, completoSpanish
  • äärimmäinen, inahtaa, päästää, tuottaa, sanoa, virkkaa, houria, täydellinenFinnish
  • absolu, prononcer, total, émettreFrench
  • utterIrish
  • deargScottish Gaelic
  • पूर्णHindi
  • kiejt, kimond, teljes, megszólalHungarian
  • assoluto, pronunciare, proferire, emettere, esalare, dire, tirare, totale, biascicare, completoItalian
  • מוּחלָטHebrew
  • 発する, 述べるJapanese
  • ಸಂಪೂರ್ಣKannada
  • 전적인Korean
  • effor, proloquor, loquorLatin
  • ytre, fullstendig, utstøte, utstøyte, renNorwegian
  • uiten, zeggen, voortbrengen, produceren, uitbrengenDutch
  • ytre, rein, fullstendigNorwegian Nynorsk
  • mamrotaćPolish
  • falar, pronunciar, emitir, totalmente, dizer, balbuciar, completamentePortuguese
  • издать, издавать, выговаривать, полный, говорить, выговорить, сущий, произносить, произнести, сказатьRussian
  • číry, úplný, totálnySlovak
  • reči, oglasiti se, skrajni, izgovoritiSlovene
  • fullständig, yttra, utstöta, ren, ge tillSwedish
  • முற்றிலும்Tamil
  • по́вний, цілкови́тий, абсолю́тнийUkrainian
  • بالکلUrdu
  • thốt raVietnamese
  • 说出Chinese
  • phimisaZulu

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