stammer
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stammer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (act of stuttering)
a. el tartamudeo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Leo went to a speech therapist to overcome his stammer.Leo iba con un logopeda para superar su tartamudeo.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to stutter)
a. tartamudear
Soledad always stammered and blushed when she tried to talk to him.Soledad siempre tartamudeaba y se sonrojaba cuando trataba de hablar con él.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to say with a stutter)
a. balbucear
"But, but, I didn't do anything!" stammered Stanley."Pero, pero, ¡no hice nada!" balbuceó Stanley.
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stammer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el tartamudeo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
2. (general)
a. balbucir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. tartamudear
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stammer [ˈstæməʳ]
noun
tartamudeo (m)
he has a bad stammer tartamudea terriblemente
intransitive verb
tartamudear
transitive verb
(also stammer out) decir tartamudeando
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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