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EtymologyEdit

From Old English stamerian, from Proto-Germanic *stamro- (stammering). Compare German stammeln, Dutch stameren, Old Norse stammr.

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stammer (third-person singular simple present stammers, present participle stammering, simple past and past participle stammered)

  1. (intransitive) To keep repeating a particular sound involuntarily during speech.
  2. (transitive) To utter with a stammer, or with timid hesitancy.
    He blushed, and stammered a few words of apology.

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stammer (plural stammers)

  1. The involuntary repetition of a sound in speech.

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DanishEdit

NounEdit

stammer c

  1. indefinite plural of stamme

VerbEdit

stammer

  1. present of stamme

Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

stammer m

  1. indefinite plural of stamme

VerbEdit

stammer

  1. present tense of stamme

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stammer m or f

  1. indefinite feminine plural of stamme