Definitions

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  • n. A speech disorder characterized by fast, jerky, or irregular speech, which often sounds like stuttering.
  • v. Present participle of clutter.
  • v. An instance of cluttered speech.

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Examples

  • January 4th, 2006 -- by Augie De Blieck Jr. I’m not a big believer in cluttering up this site with ads.

    Not quite ads

  • Like the Chief’s mother, they see no point in cluttering their “beautiful minds” with images of “body bags and death”.

    Think Progress » Tom DeLay: Response to Katrina a “Phenomenal Accomplishment”

  • So astonished and delighted was Goodcastle at this find that he took only it, a diamond cravat pin, a modest broach and fifty gold guineas, eschewing the many other objets d-art, pieces of jewelry and gold and silver coin cluttering Mayhew's boudoir (another rule of thievery: the more modest the take, the more likely that weeks or months will pass before the victim discovers his loss, if indeed he ever does).

    More Twisted Stories Vol II

  • So astonished and delighted was Goodcastle at this find that he took only it, a diamond cravat pin, a modest broach, and fifty gold guineas, eschewing the many other _objets d'art, _ pieces of jewelry, and gold and silver coin cluttering Mayhew's boudoir (another rule of thievery: The more modest the take, the more likely that weeks or months will pass before the victim discovers his loss, if indeed he ever does).

    Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine

  • Also like Atari, casual consumers will grow increasingly disappointed with the preponderance of crappy titles cluttering the shelves, and since they're casual they won't bother checking reviews sites to see what to avoid and will just avoid buying games period when they've been burned a few times (something the Wii is already experiencing as their software sales increase last year was a pale reflection of the hardware increase). grognard66 said:

    Edge Online - Interactive Entertainment Today

  • While the Blogger header bar featured a search box, many bloggers didn't want the Blogger-branded bar "cluttering" their blog.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Thanks to the redesign all the badges which were "cluttering" the profile have been moved to a "Boxes" tab which most people don't visit apparently.

    Journerdism | Will Sullivan's Stompin' ground for journalists and nerds.

  • You don't have any old jobs hanging out there kind of cluttering it up, if you will.

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  • Of course, there’s another whole brigade of buffoons that are led by Al Sharpton and Dennis Kucinich and Carol Moseley-Braun, none of whom really have a chance to become president, and – and are kind of cluttering up the stage at this point, but there – there are some good, serious candidates out there, too.

    Firedoglake » Late Nite FDL: Joe Klein In His Own Words, Third Semi-Final Round

  • I have always wanted a better way to watch movies from my bed with my girlfriend, and currently have 7 pillows for the purpose of building a wall to lean on cluttering up my room!

    The Winner of the SlouchBack Giveaway

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