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verb [transitive] literary     utter pronunciation in British English
/ˈʌtə(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyutter
he/she/itutters
present participleuttering
past tenseuttered
past participleuttered
  1. 1
    to say something

    As soon as he’d uttered the words he regretted them.

    They followed her without uttering a single word of protest.

  2. 2
    to make a sound

    She uttered a sound somewhere between joy and pain.

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