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throated

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adjective throat·ed \ˈthrō-təd\

Simple Definition of throated

  • : making a certain kind of sound from the throat

  • : having a throat of a certain kind or color

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of throated

  1. :  having a throat especially of a specified kind —usually used in combination <white-throated>

Circa 1530

First Known Use of throated

circa 1530

Rhymes with throated


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