What are the antonyms for SPUTTER?

Synonyms for SPUTTER

Usage Examples for SPUTTER

  1. The lamp began to sputter, arousing him to action. - "Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
  2. My brother John was always manager and spokesman in these performances, and when we had fitted up our theatre with a real blue silk curtain that would roll up, and a real set of foot- lights that would burn, and when he contrived, with some resin and brimstone and salt put in a cup and set on fire, to produce a diabolical sputter and flare and bad smell, significant of the blowing up of the mill in " The Miller and his Men," great was our exultation. - "Records of a Girlhood" by Frances Ann Kemble