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Past tense for to speak hesitantly
“Her voice faltered and she had to stop a moment to control it.”
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Past tense for 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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Past tense for to walk clumsily or fall over
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Past tense for 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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Past tense for to fail in distinctness or regularity of exercise
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Past tense for to suddenly spring or flinch back in fear, horror, or disgust
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Past tense for to hesitate or be evasive when confronted with a problem
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Past tense for to fall down, especially after losing one's balance
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Past tense for to briefly stop or interrupt an action
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Past tense for move clumsily or as if unable to see
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Past tense for to become tired or lose strength and energy
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Past tense for to fade gradually before stopping
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Past tense for to lose or be without hope
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Past tense for fail under pressure
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Past tense for to become dry (often of weather)
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Past tense for to mumble or speak words inarticulately
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Past tense for to decline or deteriorate, especially gradually
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Past tense for fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development
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Past tense for to commit a mistake or error
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