Quintana partially recovered and then faltered again, and finally stopped breathing in 2005.
Then she left, having never shed a tear nor faltered in the delivery of her message.
But the biggest reason the Triple Threat has disappeared is because their main vehicle—the musical—has also faltered.
And as marine life has disappeared, commercial fishing operations have faltered or failed.
But as the Lannisters have risen to new heights, the male members of the family have faltered.
"I—I—will give some money along with the house," faltered Mary Louise.
"I think—we've—we've always did our own buttling," she faltered.
"I was only saying how pretty the cottages were," she faltered.
"I—I won't do it again," she faltered, twisting her hands together.
“Something—to—sell to me,” she faltered, aware that his glowing eyes upon her made her tremble.
mid-14c., of unknown origin, possibly from a Scandinavian source (cf. Old Norse faltrask "be burdened, hesitate, be troubled"), or a frequentative of Middle English falden "to fold," influenced by fault. Related: Faltered; faltering.