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gravelly

adjective grav·el·ly \ˈgrav-lē, ˈgra-və-\

: containing or covered with gravel

: having a rough sound

Full Definition of GRAVELLY

1
:  of, containing, or covered with gravel
2
:  having a rough or grating sound <a gravelly voice>
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Examples of GRAVELLY

  1. <his singing voice is a little gravelly, but otherwise he's a fine musician>

First Known Use of GRAVELLY

14th century
GRAVELLY Defined for Kids

gravelly

adjective grav·el·ly \ˈgra-və-lē\

Definition of GRAVELLY for Kids

1
:  containing or made up of gravel <gravelly soil>
2
:  sounding rough <a gravelly voice>

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