not utter a word

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of not utter a word

:to not say anything
  • Don't utter a word about this to anyone.

Word by Word Definitions

utter play
  1. : carried to the utmost point or highest degree : absolute, total

  1. : to offer for sale

  2. : to send forth as a sound

  3. : to give utterance to : pronounce, speak

word play
  1. : a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use

  2. : the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements

  3. : a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word

  1. : to express in words : phrase

  2. : speak


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