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What is another word for sputtering?

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Present participle for to make a sizzling or crackling sound
“Fresh slabs of bacon sputter on the grill while movie moguls gossip about the wife of a top studio executive.”
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Present participle for to speak in a confused or indistinct way
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“Fists clenched, voice raised furiously, he began to sputter incoherently for a moment.”
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Present participle for to stammer or stutter with one's words
“He finally managed to sputter nervously. His voice was quiet and lacked confidence.”
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Present participle for to emit or spit out
“The enraged men sputter saliva in my face as they continue yelling in my ear.”
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Present participle for to cascade or issue forth from somewhere
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(of a flame or light) Present participle for to flicker as if about to be extinguished
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Present participle for to mispronounce, such as a child learning to talk
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Present participle for to feel or express great anger
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Present participle for to complain or grumble, typically quietly or discretely
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Present participle for cover with drops or spots of something
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Present participle for to act or proceed laboriously or clumsily
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Present participle for to utter in a hostile or aggressive way
Noun
The act of one who stammers
Noun
A feeble hissing or spluttering sound
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