stutterer


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stut·ter

 (stŭt′ər)
intr. & tr.v. stut·tered, stut·ter·ing, stut·ters
To speak or utter with a spasmodic repetition or prolongation of sounds.
n.
The act or habit of stuttering.

[Frequentative of dialectal stut, from Middle English stutten.]

stut′ter·er n.
stut′ter·ing·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stutterer - someone who speaks with involuntary pauses and repetitions
speaker, talker, verbaliser, verbalizer, utterer - someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; "an utterer of useful maxims"
Translations
مُتأْتِئ
kokta
stammer
e-r sem stamar
človek, ktorý sa zajakáva

stutterer

[ˈstʌtərəʳ] Ntartamudo/a m/f

stutterer

nStotterer m, → Stotterin f

stutterer

[ˈstʌtərəʳ] nbalbuziente m/f

stutter

(ˈstatə) verb
to stammer. He stutters sometimes when he's excited; `I've s-s-seen a gh-gh-ghost,' he stuttered.
noun
a stammer. He has a stutter.
ˈstutterer noun
a person who has a stammer.
References in classic literature ?
All hunchbacks walk with their heads held high, all stutterers harangue, all deaf people speak low.
The Reds have been involved in more one-ones than a Spanish stutterer.
About the Foundation Malcolm Fraser, a successful businessman and stutterer, established and endowed the nonprofit Stuttering Foundation in 1947.
ROBBERY CAUGHT ON TAPE: A group of men broke into a supermarket by cutting its stutterer which was caught by a security camera.
Ryan Taylor unbelievable in his first 90 minutes after more than two years out, Gabriel Obertan suddenly a strutter rather than a stutterer, and Moussa Sissoko looking awesome with surging, muscular runs which his build and athleticism have so often promised.
Henry, an illiterate stutterer with a club foot, lands at a wayward boys' home, the Home of Lesser Brethren, when he loses control of his temper and attacks his mother.
Though left-handed, he said he was forced to write right-handed and that this may have caused him to become a stutterer.
As a stutterer, I admonish all educational researchers and practitioners to expand this conversation for the sake of raising awareness about this population.
and Moses was a stutterer yes Moses was a stammerer and Moses was a murderer4
Being prepared for an interview, which is perhaps the single most difficult speaking situation in which a stutterer will find himself, according to the Stuttering Foundation of America, is the best way to minimize stress and potential increases in stammering.
Colin Firth's portrayal and the screenplay of another stutterer in David Seidler have put flesh to the features most of us have seen only in one-dimensional profile on stamps and coins.