Sentence Examples


  • Does the person stammer over words or seem to lose track of the flow of the conversation?
  • From these injuries he slowly recovered, but he long continued to stammer in his speech, whence the nickname, adopted by himself, of "Tartaglia."
  • His professional success was not great; his manner was violent, his appearance unattractive, and his speech impaired by a painful stammer.
  • In 1861 he was ordained deacon, but he never took priest's orders, possibly because of a stammer which prevented reading aloud.