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Similar words: splatter · splitter · sputter · clutter · flutter · platter · plotter · putter · shutter · spatter
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splutter

1. verb person: in speaking2. verb engine, machine, etc3. verb person: choke, cough4. verb flame5. verb be in difficulty6. noun in speech7. noun spluttering sound 1 verb person: in speaking
INTRANSITIVEbheith ag plobaireachtbheith ag priosláilbheith ag snagaireachthe's spluttering tá sé ag priosláil, tá cith seileog leis agus é ag caintshe spluttered with anger bhí sí ag dodaireacht le fearg, bhí sí á tachtadh le fearg, bhí prislíní cantail léi
TRANSITIVEhe began to splutter excuses thosaigh sé ag déanamh leithscéalta go snagach
2 verb engine, machine, etc INTRANSITIVEbheith ag snagaireachtthe espresso machine was spluttering bhí an t-inneall espresso ag snagaireacht, bhí dodaireacht ag an inneall espresso the car spluttered into life tháinig beocht sa charr arís i ndiaidh di cúpla snag a chur aisti
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3 verb person: choke, cough INTRANSITIVEbheith ag snagaireachtshe's spluttering tá sí ag snagaireacht, tá gach snag aisti 4 verb flame INTRANSITIVEbheith ag preabadhbheith ag preabarnachthe candle is spluttering tá an choinneal ag preabarnach, tá an choinneal ag caochaíl 5 verb be in difficulty INTRANSITIVEbheith stadachthe team were spluttering bhí an fhoireann stadach ina gcuid imeartha 6 noun in speechdodaireacht femplobaireacht fem3  c m usnagaireacht fem3a splutter of surprise snagaireacht iontais 7 noun spluttering soundsnagaireacht fem3splutar masc

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