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Adjective
Irresolute and hesitant
“He spoke in faltering English.”
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Frail, sickly or of a delicate constitution
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Unable to make decisions
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Uncomfortable or embarrassed
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Not clearly expressed or pronounced
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Describing a passage having this mark
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Lacking strength of character to follow one's own principles
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Tending to shake or tremble
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(of a sound or voice) Low in volume
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Becoming tired or less dynamic
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Occurring at uneven or varying rates or intervals
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(of an explanation or excuse) Unconvincingly feeble
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Noun
The quality or state of being uncertain or hesitant
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The act of one who stammers
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A doubt or uncertainty concerning a matter of fact
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A defect in a person's speech, such as a lisp or stammer
Verb
Present participle for to speak hesitantly
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“Her voice faltered and she had to stop a moment to control it.”
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Present participle for to move unsteadily to and fro, 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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Present participle for to fail in distinctness or regularity of exercise
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Present participle for struggle or stagger clumsily in mud or water
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Present participle for walk in an awkward way, typically because of pain from an injury
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Present participle for to hesitate or be evasive when confronted with a problem
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Present participle for make a sudden flinching movement out of fear or pain
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Present participle for to lose or be without hope
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Present participle for hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
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Present participle for interrupt action or speech briefly
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Present participle for to fade gradually before stopping
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Present participle for fail under pressure
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Present participle for to become dry (often of weather)
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Present participle for to cover over
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Present participle for to prevent from progress
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Present participle for fail to keep up with another or others in movement or development
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Present participle for overbalance or cause to overbalance and fall
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Present participle for to apply great and continuous effort
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Present participle for to draw to a close
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