verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of utter1
Related formsut·ter·a·ble, adjectiveut·ter·er, nounut·ter·less, adjectiveun·ut·tered, adjective
Can be confusedudder utter
Examples from the Web for uttered
Ricky Gervais, the sultan of scorn, uttered that cheeky bit while emceeing the Golden Globes ceremony a few years back.The Golden Globes Sobers Up (Sort Of): Years of Ridicule and Bribery Rumors Scares HFPA Straight|Marlow Stern|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A network insider insisted: “No expletives were uttered by Mr Mason in the recording of his rant.”
The minute he uttered those words, he should have packed up and left New York City.
This is the kind of weak language that reeks of State Department memo writing and should never be uttered in public.
Here are a few of the craziest things Rafael Cruz has uttered on public stages in the last year.The Six Craziest Quotes From Ted Cruz’s Father, Rafael Cruz|Brandy Zadrozny|November 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
There was not the slightest hesitation in the words she uttered.The Rebel of the School|Mrs. L. T. Meade
As Faith beheld it she uttered a cry of joy and held out both hands toward him impulsively.For Gold or Soul?|Lurana W. Sheldon
Sam uttered an uncontrollable howl and sprang upon Penrod, catching him round the waist.Penrod and Sam|Booth Tarkington
A stick broke under him with a snap, there was a sudden rustling in the bushes, and Sid uttered a cry of dismay.A Quarter-Back's Pluck|Lester Chadwick
The only words he uttered were to inquire about the condition of Mademoiselle Plouernel.