stammer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English stamerian. Cf. German stammeln.

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Verb[edit]

stammer (third-person singular simple present stammers, present participle stammering, simple past and past participle stammered)

  1. To keep repeating a particular sound involuntarily during speech.

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Noun[edit]

stammer (plural stammers)

  1. The involuntary repetition of a sound in speech.

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

stammer c

  1. plural indefinite of stamme

Verb[edit]

stammer

  1. present tense of stamme

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

stammer

  1. plural indefinite of stamme

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

stammer

  1. present tense of stamme