View definitions for splutter
With Ambassador John Negroponte in place, halting dialogues could begin to splutter, and stutter, and stumble.
He held up with a pride that made him splutter a little jack about fourteen inches long, which he had just caught.
Our crew—two Chinamen who jested about us between themselves in a continuous splutter of Chinese.
Dolly catches her lips with her finger tips, suppressing a little splutter of mirth.
And the utterers of both queries came forth on to the stoep, causing their brothers to break into a splutter of mirth.
A large drop of water, splashing down from the roof of the cavern, caused the light to splutter and go out.
On this page you'll find 48 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to splutter, such as: burst, chip, chop, cleave, crash, and crepitate.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.