Synonyms for sputtering

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The whole face of the sea around the dock broke into a sort of sputtering.

Sputtering and choking for breath, Rawson came to the surface.

His face was afire with the drink that he had taken, and his throat was guggling and sputtering.

If you hear a sizzling and sputtering in your electric-light socket, what does it mean?

He woke with a start and looked into the sputtering glare of a torch.

He was returning from the hotel with Wadley, and as he passed they heard him sputtering.

Sputtering and choking, Shann fought up to the air once more.

Then Simpson came in, cursing and sputtering and bellowing for Louie.

By this time Ambrosch had come to his senses and was sputtering with nosebleed.

And so they turned into the white, sputtering glare and walked on without words.

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