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faltering

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  • verbstumble, stutter
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Synonyms for faltering

verb stumble, stutter
  • flounder
  • hesitate
  • reel
  • waver
  • wobble
  • bobble
  • break
  • fluctuate
  • fluff
  • halt
  • lurch
  • quaver
  • rock
  • roll
  • scruple
  • shake
  • stagger
  • stammer
  • teeter
  • topple
  • totter
  • tremble
  • vacillate
  • be undecided
  • drop the ball
  • hem and haw
  • speak haltingly
  • stub toe
  • trip up
  • whiffle

Antonyms for faltering

  • calm
  • hold
  • remain
  • stabilize
  • stay
  • steady
  • continue
  • endure
  • maintain
  • persist
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More words related to faltering

doddering

adjective. aged, feeble
  • anile
  • decrepit
  • dotard
  • faltering
  • floundering
  • infirm
  • senile
  • shaky
  • tottering
  • trembling
  • unsteady
  • weak

doubtful

adjective. not believing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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