Origin of utter1
OTHER WORDS FROM utterut·ter·a·ble, adjectiveut·ter·er, nounut·ter·less, adjectiveun·ut·tered, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH utterudder, utter
Words nearby utter
Other definitions for utter (2 of 2)
synonym study for utter
OTHER WORDS FROM utterut·ter·ness, noun
How to use utter in a sentence
There’s also a huge range of gulf-front vacation rentals from which you can sip your morning coffee in utter solitude.
All five officers had sworn the suspect never uttered a word.
Oceanside, for now, is not uttering the phrase “managed retreat,” during which, in preparation for continued rising sea levels, officials mandate moving the coastal line inland by buying out property owners and relocating structures.Morning Report: Oceanside, State at Odds Over Seawalls|Voice of San Diego|June 17, 2021|Voice of San Diego
She also says he told her that if she uttered a word about that evening, he would make sure she never got hired in media again.
The cartoonist found a scan of the original 2006 “Boy’s Club” comic art in which Pepe utters his catchphrase, “Feels good man” — the panels that launched countless memes across online forums and platforms.Matt Furie is trying to reclaim his famous cartoon Pepe the Frog — through NFTs|Michael Cavna|May 30, 2021|Washington Post
Urban economists, particularly those on the self-satisfied coasts, tend to envision utter hopelessness for the region.
That was nothing compared to the utter destruction going on across town.
The utter lack of beds provides a vivid commentary on the extreme nature of Communism.The Secret Soviet Power Bunker—in Latvia, a Hiding Place for the Elite|Brandon Presser|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was in so much pain he could hardly utter two words at a time.
The complete and utter lack of compassion or a clue exhibited by these people is shameful in the extreme.
He replied that he had no objections, provided she did not encumber the carriage with bandboxes, which were his utter abhorrence.
From mere regrets he was passing now, through dismay, into utter repentance of his promise.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Allcraft winced, as every syllable made known the speaker's actual strength—his own dependence and utter weakness.
When trusted with anything like the command of a mixed body of troops he proved an utter failure.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Not one word did Mrs. Dodd utter for many days to her husband of her momentous conversation with the squire.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills