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English definition of “utterance”

utterance

noun [C]     /ˈʌt.ər.əns/ US  /ˈʌ.t̬ɚ-/
formal something that someone says: The senator's recent utterances were promptly rebutted by three of his colleagues on Monday.Saying and utteringSaying again give utterance to sth literary to express your ideas or feelings in spoken words: She has one great fear to which she will never give utterance.Saying and utteringSaying again
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