verb. ['ˈstʌtɝ'] speak haltingly.
- stand still
- keep quiet
Words that Rhyme with Stutter
Example sentences of the word stutter
1. Noun, singular or mass
Generally speaking, the engine will catch and run for a second or two, stutter and die.
2. Verb, base form
Having an inadequate amount of free space on your hard drive will cause your computer to stutter.
Quotes containing the word stutter
1. A very small percentage of the people in this world will actually experience and live today. So many people will be stuck on another day, another time that traumatized them and caused them to spiritually stutter so they miss out on this day.
- Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience
2. Creation discloses a power that baffles our minds and beggars our speech. We are enamored and enchanted by God's power. We stutter and stammer about God's holiness. We tremble before God's majesty... and yet, we grow squeamish and skittish before God's love.
- Brennan Manning, The Ragamuffin Gospel: Good News for the Bedraggled, Beat-Up, and Burnt Out
noun. ['ˈstʌtɝ'] a speech disorder involving hesitations and involuntary repetitions of certain sounds.
- defect of speech
- speech defect