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STAMMER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does stammer mean? 

STAMMER (noun)
  The noun STAMMER has 1 sense:

1. a speech disorder involving hesitations and involuntary repetitions of certain sounds

  Familiarity information: STAMMER used as a noun is very rare.


STAMMER (verb)
  The verb STAMMER has 1 sense:

1. speak haltingly

  Familiarity information: STAMMER used as a verb is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


STAMMER (noun)


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Meaning:

A speech disorder involving hesitations and involuntary repetitions of certain sounds

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

stammer; stutter

Hypernyms ("stammer" is a kind of...):

defect of speech; speech defect; speech disorder (a disorder of oral speech)


STAMMER (verb)


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Meaning:

Speak haltingly

Classified under:

Verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing

Synonyms:

stammer; stutter; bumble; falter

Context example:

The speaker faltered when he saw his opponent enter the room

Hypernyms (to "stammer" is one way to...):

mouth; speak; talk; utter; verbalise; verbalize (express in speech)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s
Somebody ----s something

Sentence example:

Sam and Sue stammer


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