sputter

US [ˈspʌtər]
UK [ˈspʌtə(r)]
  • n.劈啪声;急语;争论;喷溅声
  • v.(引擎、灯或火)发出噼啪声;气急败坏地说;急促而语无伦次地说
  • Web溅镀;溅镀机;溅射
Simple Present:sputters  Present Participle:sputtering  Past Tense:sputtered  
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v.
1.
[i]
(引擎、灯或火)发出噼啪声if an engine, a lamp or a firesputters , it makes a series of short explosive sounds
sputtering fireworks
噼啪作响的烟火
2.
[t]
+ speech.~ sth
气急败坏地说;急促而语无伦次地说to speak quickly and with difficulty, making soft spitting sounds, because you are angry or shocked
‘W-What?’ sputtered Anna.
“什…什么?”安娜气急败坏地说。

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