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stammer out

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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theystammer out
he/she/itstammers out
present participlestammering out
past tensestammered out
past participlestammered out
  1. to say something while stammering

    The boy managed to stammer out a description of his attacker.

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