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One entry found for falter.
Main Entry: fal·ter
Pronunciation: primarystressfodotl-tschwar
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): fal·tered; fal·ter·ing /primarystressfodotl-t(schwa-)rieng/
1 : to move unsteadily : WAVER
2 : to stumble or hesitate in speech : 1STAMMER <her voice faltered>
3 : to hesitate in purpose or action <courage that never falters>
- falter noun
- fal·ter·er /-tschwar-schwar/ noun
- fal·ter·ing·ly /-t(schwa-)rieng-lemacron/ adverb

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