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stuttering

verb
present participle of stutter

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to speak with many involuntary pauses and repetitions
  • I used to stutter when I was a child.
  • She stutters when she gets excited.

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The first known use of stuttering was in 1595

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“Stuttering.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stuttering. Accessed 22 November 2019.

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