\stˈamə], \stˈamə], \s_t_ˈa_m_ə]\
Definitions of STAMMER
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
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By Princeton University
To utter or pronounce with hesitation or imperfectly; -- sometimes with out.
Defective utterance, or involuntary interruption of utterance; a stutter.
By Oddity Software
By James Champlin Fernald
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
1. To hesitate in speech, halt, repeat, and mispronounce, by reason of embarrassment, agitation, unfamiliarity with the subject, etc.; distinguished from stutter. 2. To mispronounce or transpose certain consonants in speech.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
To halt in one's speech: to falter in speaking: to stutter.
To utter with hesitation.
Hesitation in speech: defective utterance.
By Daniel Lyons
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
To utter words with hesitation, and imperfectly; to speak hesitatingly and with difficulty from an impediment in speech; to stutter.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
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