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stammer verb definition in Language skills topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

stammer

 verb: Language skills topic
[intransitive, transitive] to speak with difficulty, repeating sounds or words and often stopping, before saying things correctly Many children stammer but grow out of it. + speech ‘W-w-what?’ he stammered. stammer something (out) She was barely able to stammer out a description of her attacker.

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