Definitions For Sputter


  • An utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)
  • The noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively


  • Spit up in an explosive manner
  • Cause to undergo a process in which atoms are removed
  • Utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage
  • Climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling
  • Make an explosive sound
  • To make loud sounds like explosions
  • To speak quickly or in a confused way because you are upset, surprised, etc.

Is Sputter a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Sputter is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sputter in a Sentence

  • The motor sputtered and died.
  • He was sputtering with rage.
  • She sputtered an angry protest.

Synonyms for Sputter

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