State and Utter


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State verb – To convey in appropriate or telling terms.
Usage example: please state the vehicle's mechanical problem as clearly and briefly as possible

Utter is a synonym for state in express topic. In some cases you can use "Utter" instead a verb "State", when it comes to topics like announce, declare, words, say.
Nearby Words: statement, status, stated, stating, statesmanship
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Utter verb – To express (a thought or emotion) in words.
Usage example: never uttered a single comment at the meeting

State is a synonym for utter in speech topic. You can use "State" instead a verb "Utter", if it concerns topics such as announce, words, say, voice.
Nearby Words: utterly, utterance, uttered, uttering
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Common collocations

word state word utter word
name state name utter name
words state words utter words
shame state shame utter shame

Both words in one sentence

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