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Meaning of SPLUTTER

Pronunciation:  'splutur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)
  2. [n]  the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively; "he heard a spatter of gunfire"
  3. [v]  spit up in an explosive manner
  4. [v]  utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage
 

SPLUTTER is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: spatter, spattering, spit out, splatter, splattering, sputter, sputter, sputter, sputter, sputtering
 
 See Also: cough out, cough up, emit, expectorate, let loose, let out, noise, spit up, utter, utterance, vocalization

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Splut"ter\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Spluttered}; p. pr. &
    vb. n. {Spluttering}.] [Prov. E. splutter, eqivalent to
    sputter. Cf. {Sputter}.]
    To speak hastily and confusedly; to sputter. [Colloq.]
    --Carleton.
    
    
  2. \Splut"ter\, n.
    A confused noise, as of hasty speaking. [Colloq.]
    
    
 

 

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