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Detailed Translations for sputter from English to French


to sputter verb (sputters, sputtered, sputtering)

  1. to sputter (splash; spatter; crackle)
    éclabousser; gicler; jaillir
    • éclabousser verb (éclabousse, éclabousses, éclaboussons, éclaboussez, )
    • gicler verb (gicle, gicles, giclons, giclez, )
    • jaillir verb (jaillis, jaillit, jaillissons, jaillissez, )
  2. to sputter (crackle)
    • craqueter verb (craquette, craquettes, craquetons, craquetez, )
  3. to sputter (mutter; crackle; complain; )
    ronchonner; rouspéter; regimber
    • ronchonner verb (ronchonne, ronchonnes, ronchonnons, ronchonnez, )
    • rouspéter verb (rouspète, rouspètes, rouspétons, rouspétez, )
    • regimber verb
  4. to sputter (spew; spit; spew out)
    • cracher verb (crache, craches, crachons, crachez, )

Conjugations for sputter:

  1. sputter
  2. sputter
  3. sputters
  4. sputter
  5. sputter
  6. sputter
simple past
  1. sputtered
  2. sputtered
  3. sputtered
  4. sputtered
  5. sputtered
  6. sputtered
present perfect
  1. have sputtered
  2. have sputtered
  3. has sputtered
  4. have sputtered
  5. have sputtered
  6. have sputtered
past continuous
  1. was sputtering
  2. were sputtering
  3. was sputtering
  4. were sputtering
  5. were sputtering
  6. were sputtering
  1. shall sputter
  2. will sputter
  3. will sputter
  4. shall sputter
  5. will sputter
  6. will sputter
continuous present
  1. am sputtering
  2. are sputtering
  3. is sputtering
  4. are sputtering
  5. are sputtering
  6. are sputtering
  1. be sputtered
  2. be sputtered
  3. be sputtered
  4. be sputtered
  5. be sputtered
  6. be sputtered
  1. sputter!
  2. let's sputter!
  3. sputtered
  4. sputtering
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for sputter:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
jaillir welling up
- spatter; spattering; splatter; splattering; splutter; sputtering
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cracher spew; spew out; spit; sputter be sick; bring up; cough out; cough up; cough up phlegm; cough up slime; drivel; expectorate; puke; raise phlegm; rasp; regurgigate; slaver; slobber; spew; spew out; spit out; throw up; upchuck; vomit
craqueter crackle; sputter break; crack; knock; snap; tap; tap at
gicler crackle; spatter; splash; sputter flow; gush; splash; undulate; wade; wave
jaillir crackle; spatter; splash; sputter blaze; brain wave; bubble; flash; lighten; thunder; well up
regimber bluster; complain; crackle; grumble; mumble; mutter; sputter
ronchonner bluster; complain; crackle; grumble; mumble; mutter; sputter bellyache; chanter; complain; gripe; grouse; growl; grumble; mumble; murmur; mutter; rumble; snarl
rouspéter bluster; complain; crackle; grumble; mumble; mutter; sputter bawl; bellyache; bluster; chanter; complain; express displeasure; gripe; grouse; growl; grumble; rumble; snarl
éclabousser crackle; spatter; splash; sputter splash
- clamber; scramble; shin; shinny; skin; spit out; splutter; struggle

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Related Definitions for "sputter":

  1. an utterance (of words) with spitting sounds (as in rage)1
  2. the noise of something spattering or sputtering explosively1
  3. spit up in an explosive manner1
  4. cause to undergo a process in which atoms are removed1
    • The solar wind protons must sputter away the surface atoms of the dust1
  5. utter with a spitting sound, as if in a rage1
  6. climb awkwardly, as if by scrambling1
  7. make an explosive sound1
    • sputtering engines1

Wiktionary Translations for sputter:

  1. To spit, or to emit saliva from the mouth in small, scattered portions, as in rapid speaking
  2. To coat the surface of an object by sputtering