Weariness and unwillness

falter
(v)
FALL-tǝr
Meaning

1. stumble

1st Sample Sentence

1. If you sense that your horse is beginning to falter, stop immediately and let him rest.

2nd Meaning

2. (figuratively) stumble; be interrupted; fail

2nd Sample Sentence

2. When I heard her speech falter as she spoke of his recent illness, I realized that she was secretly in love with him.

Mnemonics

failing to utter due to hesitation. FALTER-fall in gutter becoz u feel weak and stumbling while walking

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