What is another word for stammer?

284 synonyms found


[ stˈamə], [ stˈamə], [ s_t_ˈa_m_ə]

Stammer, a speech disorder characterized by involuntary delays or repetitions in speech sounds, can also be referred to as stuttering, faltering, or hesitating. Other synonyms include stumbling, tripping, fumbling, bungling, floundering, and improvising. These words all imply difficulty in expressing oneself verbally and may indicate a lack of confidence or control. People who stammer may experience anxiety, embarrassment, or frustration and may benefit from speech therapy or other forms of support. By identifying and using alternative words to describe stammering, we can help to reduce stigma around this common speech disorder and promote understanding and empathy.

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What is stammering?

Stammering is a speech disorder in which a person has difficulty producing words one by one correctly. This difficulty can range from mild to severe and can be caused by a number of factors, including physical, neurological, and environmental factors. Stammering can affect individuals of any age, but is most commonly seen in children and adults ages 8-55. It is estimated that about 1 in 20 people will experience some form of stammering at some point in their lives.

What are the Causes of Stammering?

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