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Sputter

Sput´ter   Pronunciation: spŭt´tẽr
v. i.1.To spit, or to emit saliva from the mouth in small, scattered portions, as in rapid speaking.
[imp. & p. p. Sputtered (-tẽrd); p. pr. & vb. n. Sputtering.]
2.To utter words hastily and indistinctly; to speak so rapidly as to emit saliva.
3.To throw out anything, as little jets of steam, with a noise like that made by one sputtering.
Like the green wood . . . sputtering in the flame.
- Dryden.
v. t.1.To spit out hastily by quick, successive efforts, with a spluttering sound; to utter hastily and confusedly, without control over the organs of speech.
n.1.Moist matter thrown out in small detached particles; also, confused and hasty speech.
Noun1.sputter - the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively; "he heard a spatter of gunfire"
2.sputter - an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)
Synonyms: splutter
Verb1.sputter - make an explosive sound; "sputtering engines"
2.sputter - cause to undergo a process in which atoms are removed; "The solar wind protons must sputter away the surface atoms of the dust"
3.sputter - climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
4.sputter - utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage
Synonyms: splutter
5.sputter - spit up in an explosive manner
Synonyms: spit out, splutter
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