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Falter Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech"
  • speak haltingly; "The speaker faltered when he saw his opponent enter the room"
  • walk unsteadily; "The drunk man stumbled about"
  • move hesitatingly, as if about to give way
  • be unsure or weak; "Their enthusiasm is faltering"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • the act of pausing uncertainly; "there was a hesitation in his speech"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Falter'


  • Falter: Falter (English: Butterfly) is a weekly magazine published in Vienna, Austria. Founded in 1977, it is published weekly on Wednesdays. Since Spring 2005
  • Falter im Wind: "Falter im Wind" (English translation: "Butterfly In The Wind") was the Austrian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest 1972, performed in German by Milestones
  • Falter Place, Nebraska: Falter Place is an unincorporated community in Cherry County, Nebraska, in the United States. Falter Place has been noted for its unusual place name.
  • Jürgen W. Falter: Jürgen W. Falter (born January 22, 1944) is a German political scientist. His research interests include political extremism and xenophobia. Born in Heppenheim
  • John Philip Falter: John Philip Falter (1910 – May 1982), more commonly known as John Falter, was an American artist best known for his many cover paintings for The Saturday
  • Martin Falter: Martin Falter (born November 27, 1983) is a Czech professional ice hockey goaltender. He currently plays in HC Kometa Brno. He played with HC Kladno in

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'Falter' example sentence in quotations


* We shall not fail or falter we shall not weaken or tire...Give us the tools and we will finish the job. - Sir Winston Churchill

* Here is the answer which I will give to President Roosevelt... We shall not fail or falter we shall not weaken or tire. Neither the sudden shock of battle nor the long-drawn trials of vigilance and exertion will wear us down. Give us the tools and we will finish the job. - Sir Winston Churchill


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Falter Sample Sentences in News


  • Cyclones falter in Kansas City
    KANSAS CITY — When adversity hit, Fred Hoiberg saw his team fold. It wasn’t the characteristic the fifth-year ISU coach was used to seeing in his team, and it resulted in his... Read more on this news related to 'Falter'
  • Liverpool braced for another great escape as Champions League campaign continues to falter
    The Anfield side's hopes of qualification for the knockout stages remain in tact but a late Ludogorets equaliser showed there is still plenty of work to be done on Merseyside Read more on this news related to 'Falter'
  • A-Shares ETFs Falter on First Day of Stock Connect Program
    The widely anticipated Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect debuted during Monday’s Asian session with an enthusiastic reception as investors purchased the maximum allotment of shares. Mainland investors used ... Read more on this news related to 'Falter'

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