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utter

 
Adjective utter has 2 senses
  1. arrant, complete, consummate, double-dyed, everlasting, gross, perfect, pure, sodding, stark, staring, thoroughgoing, utter - without qualification; used informally as (often pejorative) intensifiers; "an arrant fool"; "a complete coward"; "a consummate fool"; "a double-dyed villain"; "gross negligence"; "a perfect idiot"; "pure folly"; "what a sodding mess"; "stark staring mad"; "a thoroughgoing villain"; "utter nonsense"
    Antonym: mitigated (indirect, via unmitigated)
  2. dead, utter - total; "dead silence"; "utter seriousness"
    Antonym: relative (indirect, via absolute)
Verb utter has 4 senses
  1. express, verbalize, verbalise, utter, give tongue to - articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise; "She expressed her anger"; "He uttered a curse"
    Derived forms: noun utterer1, noun utterance1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. utter, emit, let out, let loose - express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words); "She let out a big heavy sigh"; "He uttered strange sounds that nobody could understand"
    Derived forms: noun utterer1, noun utterance1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise - express in speech; "She talks a lot of nonsense"; "This depressed patient does not verbalize"
    --3 is one way to communicate, intercommunicate
    Derived forms: noun utterer3, noun utterance1
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s PP
  4. utter - put into circulation; "utter counterfeit currency"
    --4 is one way to
    circulate, pass around, pass on, distribute
    Derived form: noun utterer2
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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