how to pronounce stuttering


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the above transcription of stuttering is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

stuttering is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of stuttering in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and her younger stuttering shy sister …”

meanings of stuttering


  1. A speech disorder in which the flow of speech is disrupted by involuntary repetitions and prolongations of sounds, syllables, words or phrases, and by involuntary silent pauses or blocks in which the stutterer is unable to produce sounds.
  2. An instance of stuttering.


  1. That stutters.
  2. Hesitant.


  1. Present participle of stutter.

stuttering frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word stuttering occurs in english on average 0.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics stuttering can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that stuttering can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with stuttering


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