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To speak hesitantly
“Her voice faltered and she had to stop a moment to control it.”
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To be indecisive
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“We probably falter unless our choices instinctively prove inherent qualities, be they serious or flippant.”
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To walk clumsily or fall over
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To move or swing unsteadily
“His expression didn't change, and his stride didn't falter as he walked right past her toward the bar.”
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To fail in distinctness or regularity of exercise
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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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Make a sudden flinching movement out of fear or pain
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Be insecure or about to fail
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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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To fade gradually before stopping
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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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Fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development
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Overbalance or cause to overbalance and fall
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To draw to a close
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Noun
A slight trembling movement or sound, especially one caused by a sudden strong emotion
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A tendency to stutter while speaking
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