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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English stutten ‎(to stammer, stop short), from Old English *stuttan ‎(to stop short, stutter), from Proto-Germanic *stutjaną ‎(to stammer, stop short). Cognate with German stutzen ‎(to hesitate, stumble, stop short).

VerbEdit

stut ‎(third-person singular simple present stuts, present participle stutting, simple past and past participle stutted)

  1. (obsolete) To stutter.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


NorwegianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse stútr. Cognate with Danish stud, Swedish stut, and English stot.

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NounEdit

stut m

  1. bull

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