Part of speech:

To stutter.

Part of speech: noun


Part of speech:


Part of speech: adverb


Part of speech: noun

A halting, defective utterance; a stuttering.

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Usage examples "stammer":

  1. And you ought to have seen how Mrs. Senter's features sharpened, as she waited for me to stammer or blush. - "Set in Silver", Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson.
  2. " Just idle curiosity," I managed to stammer, my face very hot. - "The Gloved Hand", Burton E. Stevenson.
  3. My embarrassment was so great, in spite of the friendly smile that accompanied these words, that I could only stammer- " From Winburg, President," alluding to the last time I had seen him. - "With Steyn and De Wet", Philip Pienaar.