1. To hesitate in speech, halt, repeat, and mispronounce, by reason of embarrassment, agitation, unfamiliarity with the subject, or as yet unidentified physiologic causes.

Compare: stutter.

2. To mispronounce or transpose certain consonants in speech.

Origin: A.S. Stamur

Retrieved from ""
First | Previous (Staminophore) | Next (Stammering) | Last
Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page.