Part of speech:
To speak with involuntary pauses or repetitions.
(Intransitive) To hesitate; to hold back; to delay.
To strike or happen (upon a person or thing) without design; to fall or light by chance; with on, upon, or against.
To vacillate is to waver back and forth and be unable to choose between options.
To be reluctant; not be sure that one should
To move jerkily; bob
To be wrong or mistaken; fall into error
To give way or fall back; sway, waver, or stagger as from being struck
Sway unsteadily, reel, or totter
To appear about to collapse:
To feel great fear or anxiety
The definition of continue means to remain or go on.
Persist is defined as to refuse to give up or to continue to repeat an action.
To keep up in a race or contest:
To remain firm, as under trial or suffering; to suffer patiently or without yielding; to bear up under adversity; to hold out.
To endure or persist:
To keep in an existing state; preserve or retain:
The definition of dither is to be confused.
To move from side to side as a result of uneven rotation
The definition of lurch is to walk or move unsteadily and without stability.
To tilt back and forth on an edge.
To settle conclusively all contention or uncertainty about:
To be disposed of by sale:
A hesitating or feeling hesitant
To speak in a faltering manner.
To contrive (something complex or elaborate) in this way:
Find another word for falter. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for falter, like: stammer, pause, stumble, waver, vacillate, flounder, hesitate, bobble, boggle, err and fail.