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English definition of “putter”


verb [I] (MAKE NOISE)    /ˈpʌt.ər/ US  /ˈpʌt̬.ɚ/
If a machine putters, it makes a low sound repeatedly , showing that it is working slowly .Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of putter verb (MAKE NOISE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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