Definition of falteringly in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfɒltərɪŋli//ˈfɔːltərɪŋli/


  • See falter

    • ‘She reached out a hand, falteringly, and touched his face wonderingly, as if in a dream.’
    • ‘Aimee smiled falteringly and started the first of many, many conversations.’
    • ‘They returned, falteringly, to their mums and dads, running a few steps then stopping to cry then running again.’
    • ‘‘Hoji has someone else in his heart now’, Kishi began falteringly.’
    • ‘He hesitated once more on the cracked front step, peering in vain at the dark windows, and finally knocked falteringly.’