adjective \ˈh)ask\

Definition of hask

  1. 1 now dialectal, England, of weather :  cold and dry

  2. 2 now dialectal, England a :  rough and harsh to the touch b :  harsh to the taste

  3. 3 now dialectal, England :  coarse and dry in texture

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Origin and Etymology of hask

Middle English, harsh, alteration of harsk — more at harsh

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to criticize severely

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