verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
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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
Definition for utter (2 of 2)
synonym study for utter
OTHER WORDS FROM utterut·ter·ness, noun
Example sentences from the Web for utter
Now Vonn was in the foothills north of San José, Costa Rica, sitting on a rock in utter bliss with Lucy, her baby-sized Cavalier King Charles spaniel and number one travel buddy.Lindsey Vonn Is Hosting a Reality TV Show with Dogs|Tim Neville|November 23, 2020|Outside Online
There’s an utter invasion of privacy and consumers aren’t blind to it.The downfall of adtech means the trust economy is here|Walter Thompson|November 23, 2020|TechCrunch
On the last day of the campaign alone, he uttered more than 55,000 words.A noisy president goes (relatively) quiet in wake of election defeat|Josh Dawsey|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
She feels “a strong challenge to enter the play’s silences and to utter their meaning” — and, by extension, she’s going to do the same for Sarah’s book.The mind-boggling end of Susan Choi’s Trust Exercise, explained|Constance Grady|November 20, 2020|Vox
I watched the playful little ground squirrels go about their daily dance, giggling every time they arched their backs, stood on their hind legs, and uttered a synchronized two-syllable screech.
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.”
But 28,000 Americans had died of AIDS before President Reagan even uttered the word.Liberian Pastors Blame Ebola on Gays, The Right Blames Obama|Jay Michaelson|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Enchassi said that he has never uttered or heard such rhetoric at the mosque, which he has headed since 2007.
During the course of the afternoon I spent with him, I barely uttered a word.Native American Basketball Team in Wyoming Have Hoop Dreams Of Their Own|Robert Silverman|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He obeyed without remark, though with an unsteady voice, as he uttered communications he knew were so hostile to her expectation.
These words were uttered in a guarded whisper by a boy about seventeen years of age, to a great dog that stood by his side.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Robert uttered a shrill, piercing whistle which might have been heard back at the wharf.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Wharton uttered this with a peculiar force of voice, and aweful expression in his countenance.
A burning crimson flushed over the cheek of Wharton, as Louis uttered this ardent appeal to friendship and to Heaven.