As a verb stutter
is (ambitransitive) to speak with a spasmodic repetition of vocal sounds.
As a noun stutter
is a speech disorder characterised by stuttering.
As an adjective stuttery is
tending to stutter.
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(ambitransitive) To speak with a spasmodic repetition of vocal sounds.
To exhaust a gas with difficulty
- He stuttered a few words of thanks.
- The engine of the old car stuttered''' going up the slope. I was '''stuttering after the marathon .
* (speak with spasmodic repetition) stammer
A speech disorder characterised by stuttering.
(obsolete) One who stutters; a stammerer.
- (Francis Bacon)