Definition for UT'TER

UT'TER, v.t.

  1. To speak; to pronounce; to express; as, to utter words; to utter sounds. – Addison.
  2. To disclose; to discover; to divulge; to publish. He never utters a syllable of what I suppose to be intended as a secret.
  3. To sell; to vend; as, to utter wares. [This is obsolete, unless in the law style.]
  4. To put or send into circulation; to put off, as currency, or cause to pass in commerce; as, to utter coin or notes. A man utters a false note, who gives it in payment, knowing it to be false.

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