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Verb
To speak hesitantly
“Her voice faltered and she had to stop a moment to control it.”
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To swing unsteadily back and forth or from side to side
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“We probably falter unless our choices instinctively prove inherent qualities, be they serious or flippant.”
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To fail in distinctness or regularity of exercise
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Struggle or stagger clumsily in mud or water
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Walk in an awkward way, typically because of pain from an injury
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To hesitate or be evasive when confronted with a problem
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Feel or show fear or apprehension
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Be insecure or about to fail
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Go off at a tangent
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To lose or be without hope
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Hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
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Interrupt action or speech briefly
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Fail under pressure
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To become dry (often of weather)
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To cover over
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To prevent from progress
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Stay in a place longer than necessary because of a reluctance to leave
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Overbalance or cause to overbalance and fall
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To devote serious and sustained effort
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To come to an end
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To go after or on the track of
Noun
A slight trembling movement or sound, especially one caused by a sudden strong emotion
Noun
A tendency to stutter while speaking
Noun
An uneven walk or progress
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