Sputter

• (n.) Moist matter thrown out in small detached particles; also, confused and hasty speech. • (v. i.) To throw out anything, as little jets of steam, with a noise like that made by one sputtering. • (v. t.) To spit out hastily by quick, successive efforts, with a spluttering sound; to utter hastily and confusedly, without control ov...
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sputter

1. To spit, or to emit saliva from the mouth in small, scattered portions, as in rapid speaking. ... 2. To utter words hastily and indistinctly; to speak so rapidly as to emit saliva. 'They could neither of them speak their rage, and so fell a sputtering at one another, like two roasting apples.' (Congreve) ... 3. To throw out anything, as little j...
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sputter

splutter noun an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)
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Sputter

Sput'ter intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Sputtered ; present participle & verbal noun Sputtering .] [ From the root of spout or spit to eject from the mputh. Confer Splutter .] 1. To spit, or...
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Sputter

Sput'ter noun Moist matter thrown out in small detached particles; also, confused and hasty speech.
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Sputter

Sput'ter transitive verb To spit out hastily by quick, successive efforts, with a spluttering sound; to utter hastily and confusedly, without control over the organs of speech. « In the midst of caresses, and without the last pretend incitement, to sputter out the basest accusations.»...
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sputter

sputter, sputtering, sputters 1. To spit out or to spray particles of saliva or food from the mouth in noisy bursts. 2. To eject in short bursts with spitting or popping sounds. 3. To spit out words or sounds in an excited or confused manner; excited or confused utterances. 4. To make sporadic spitting or popping sounds: 'The bonfire finally spu...
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sputter

[n] - an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage) 2. [v] - make an explosive sound 3. [v] - utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage 4. [v] - cause to undergo a process in which atoms are removed
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