English dictionary definition of:

sputter


Noun

  • the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively
  • an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)

Verb

  • make an explosive sound
  • cause to undergo a process in which atoms are removed
  • climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
  • utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage
  • spit up in an explosive manner

Thesaurus

clamber   scramble   shin   shinny   skin   spatter   spattering   splatter   splattering   splutter   sputtering   struggle  

Scrabble score for sputter


Scrabble score = 9

generated at 05:56:32 on 23-03-20

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