Meaning of stutter
Pronunciation: (stut'ur), [key]
— v.t., v.i.
- to speak in such a way that the rhythm is interrupted by repetitions, blocks or spasms, or prolongations of sounds or syllables, sometimes accompanied by contortions of the face and body.
- distorted speech characterized principally by blocks or spasms interrupting the rhythm.
- stutter (Thesaurus)