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asperate

adjective as·per·ate \ˈaspərə̇t\

Definition of asperate

archaic

  1. :  somewhat rough or harsh to the touch :  asperous

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Origin and Etymology of asperate

Latin asperatus, past participle of asperare to make rough, from asper rough


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asperate

transitive verb as·per·ate \-ˌrāt\

Definition of asperate

-ed/-ing/-s

archaic

  1. :  to make rough or harsh

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Origin and Etymology of asperate

Latin asperatus


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