mammering

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From mammer +‎ -ing.

Verb[edit]

mammering

  1. present participle of mammer

Etymology 2[edit]

From mammer +‎ -ing.

Adjective[edit]

mammering (comparative more mammering, superlative most mammering)

  1. Hesitating; hesitant; wavering.
    • 1581, J. Bell tr. W. Haddon & J. Foxe, Against Jerome Osorius 358:
      This doctrine doth abolish quite the doctrine of the law, of repentaunce,..and commaundeth a mammering doubtfulnesse.