HyperDic: utter

English > 6 senses of the word utter:
VERBcommunicationutter, express, verbalize, verbalise, give tongue toarticulate
communicationutter, emit, let out, let looseexpress audibly
communicationutter, talk, speak, mouth, verbalize, verbaliseexpress in speech
motionutterput into circulation
ADJECTIVEallutter, arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thorough, thoroughgoing, unadulteratedwithout qualification / qualification
allutter, blankcomplete
utter > pronunciation
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > utter: 6 senses > adjective 1
MeaningWithout qualification / qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers.
Example "utter nonsense"
Synonymsarrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thorough, thoroughgoing, unadulterated
Broaderunmitigatednot diminished or moderated in intensity or severity
Adverbsutterlycompletely and without qualification / qualification
English > utter: 6 senses > adjective 2
Example "utter seriousness"
BroadercompleteHaving every necessary or normal part or component or step
English > utter: 6 senses > verb 1, communication
Meaningarticulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example "He uttered a curse"
Synonymsexpress, verbalize, verbalise, give tongue to
NarrowerbreatheUtter or tell
clamor, clamourUtter or proclaim insistently and noisily
curse, cuss, blaspheme, swear, imprecateUtter obscenities or profanities
dropUtter with seeming casualness
exclaim, cry, cry out, outcry, call out, shoutUtter aloud
get offdeliver verbally
hurl, throwUtter with force
marvelExpress astonishment or surprise about something
platitudinizeUtter platitudes
pooh-poohExpress contempt / contempt about
pour outExpress without restraint
raiseCause to be heard or known
representServe as a means of expressing something
sayUtter aloud
state, say, tellExpress in words / words
vociferate, shout outUtter in a very loud voice
voicegive voice to
wishmake or express a wish / wish
Spanisharticular, comunicar, expresar, manifestar, proferir, verbalizar
Catalandir verbalment, expressar, manifestar, proferir, verbalitzar
Adjectivesutterablecapable of being uttered in words / words or sentences
Nounsutterancethe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
uttereran organism that can utter vocal sounds
English > utter: 6 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningExpress audibly; utter sounds / sounds (not necessarily words / words).
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
Synonymsemit, let out, let loose
Narrowerbarkmake barking sounds
bellow, roarmake a loud noise, as of animal
bite outUtter
bleat, blate, blat, baacry plaintively
break intoExpress or utter spontaneously
cacklesquawk shrilly and loudly, characteristic of hens
callUtter in a loud voice or announce
callUtter a characteristic note or cry
cawUtter a cry, characteristic of crows, rooks, or ravens
chirrmake a vibrant noise, of grasshoppers or cicadas
chorusUtter in unison
churr, whirrmake a vibrant sound, as of some birds
cluck, click, clackmake a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens
coocry softly, as of pigeons
croak, cronkUtter a hoarse sound, like a raven
crowExpress pleasure verbally
crowUtter shrill sounds
cryUtter a characteristic sound
deliverUtter (an exclamation, noise, etc.)
gargleUtter with gargling or burbling sounds
gibberchatter inarticulately
giveemit or utter
gobblemake a gurgling sound, characteristic of turkeys
groan, moanIndicate pain, discomfort, or displeasure
grumble, growl, rumbleTo utter or emit low dull rumbling sounds
gruntissue a grunting, low, animal-like noise
gurgleUtter with a gurgling sound
hawUtter 'haw'
heaveUtter a sound, as with obvious effort
hee-haw, braybraying characteristic of donkeys
hemUtter 'hem' or 'ahem'
hiss, siss, sizz, sibilatemake a sharp hissing sound, as if to show disapproval
honk, cronkcry like a goose
hootTo utter a loud clamorous shout
hootUtter the characteristic sound of owls
howl, wrawl, yammer, yowlcry loudly, as of animals
liftmake audible
meow, mewcry like a cat
mewUtter a high-pitched cry, as of seagulls
miaou, miaowmake a cat-like sound
moo, lowmake a low noise, characteristic of bovines
nasalespeak in a nasal voice
neigh, nicker, whicker, whinnyMake a characteristic sound, of a horse
pantUtter while panting, as if out of breath
peep, cheep, chirp, chirrupmake high-pitched sounds
quackUtter quacking noises
repeat, echoTo say / say again or imitate
shootUtter fast and forcefully
shout, shout out, cry, call, yell, scream, holler, hollo, squallUtter a sudden loud cry
sibilateUtter a sibilant
sighUtter with a sigh
singTo make melodious sounds
smackPress (the lips) together and open (the lips) noisily, as in eating
snortIndicate contempt / contempt by breathing noisily and forcefully through the nose
spit, spit outUtter with anger or contempt / contempt
sputter, splutterUtter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage / rage
squeal, oinkUtter a high-pitched cry, characteristic of pigs
troatemit a cry intended to attract other animals
trumpetUtter in trumpet-like sounds
tsk, tut, tut-tutUtter 'tsk,' 'tut,' or 'tut-tut,' as in disapproval
volleyUtter rapidly
wolf-whistlewhistle or howl approvingly at a female, of males
Spanishemitir sonidos, emitir
Catalanemetre sons
Adjectivesutterablecapable of being uttered in words / words or sentences
Nounsutterancethe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
uttereran organism that can utter vocal sounds
English > utter: 6 senses > verb 3, communication
MeaningExpress in speech.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP
Synonymstalk, speak, mouth, verbalize, verbalise
Entailed bydeclaim, reciterecite in elocution
pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out, enunciate, sayspeak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way
NarrowerbabbleUtter meaningless sounds, like a baby, or utter in an incoherent way
barkspeak in an unfriendly tone
bayUtter in deep prolonged tones
beginBegin to speak or say
blubber, blubber outUtter while crying
blurt out, blurt, blunder out, blunder, ejaculateUtter impulsively
bumble, stutter, stammer, falterspeak haltingly
cackletalk / talk or utter in a cackling manner
chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabblespeak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
chattermake noise as if chattering away
deliver, presentdeliver (a speech, oration, or idea)
drone, drone ontalk in a monotonous voice
enthuseUtter with enthusiasm
generalize, generalisespeak or write in generalities / generalities
gulpUtter or make a noise, as when swallowing too quickly
hiss, sizz, siss, sibilateExpress or utter with a hiss
lip off, shoot one's mouth offspeak spontaneously and without restraint
mumble, mutter, maunder, mussitatetalk indistinctly
murmurspeak softly or indistinctly
open uptalk / talk freely and without inhibition
peepspeak in a hesitant and high-pitched tone of voice
rant, mouth off, jabber, spout, rabbit on, ravetalk / talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
raspUtter in a grating voice
readlook at, interpret, and say out loud something that is written or printed
shoututter in a loud voice
singproduce tones with the voice
slurUtter indistinctly
snap, snarlUtter in an angry, sharp, or abrupt tone
snivel, whinetalk / talk in a tearful manner
speak in tonguesspeak unintelligibly in or as if in religious ecstasy
speak upspeak louder
swallowUtter indistinctly
talk of, talk aboutdiscuss or mention
tone, chant, intoneUtter monotonously and repetitively and rhythmically
tone, inflect, modulateVary the pitch of one's speech
trollspeak or recite rapidly or in a rolling voice
verbalize, verbaliseBe verbose
vocalize, vocalise, phonateUtter speech sounds
whiffUtter with a puff of air
whisperspeak softly
yack, jaw, yack away, rattle on, yap awaytalk incessantly and tiresomely
Broadercommunicate, intercommunicatetransmit thoughts or feelings
Similar toverbalize, verbaliseBe verbose
Spanishconversar, decir, dialogar, hablar, proferir, pronunciar, verbalizar
Catalandialogar, dir, parlar, proferir, verbalitzar
Adjectivesutterablecapable of being uttered in words / words or sentences
Nounsutterancethe use of uttered sounds for auditory communication
utterersomeone who expresses in language
English > utter: 6 senses > verb 4, motion
Meaningput into circulation.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"utter counterfeit currency"
Broadercirculate, pass around, pass on, distributeCause be distributed
Nounsutterersomeone who circulates forged banknotes or counterfeit coins

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