raspy

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adjective \ˈras-pē\

Definition of raspy

raspier

;

raspiest

  1. 1 :  harsh, grating

  2. 2 :  irritable

Examples of raspy in a sentence

  1. Her voice was raspy from yelling so much.

  2. overwork tends to make him raspy

1838

First Known Use of raspy

1838


RASPY Defined for English Language Learners

raspy

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adjective \ˈras-pē\

Definition of raspy for English Language Learners

  • : having a rough, harsh sound


RASPY Defined for Kids

raspy

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adjective \ˈras-pē\

Definition of raspy for Students

raspier

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raspiest

  1. :  having a harsh sound a raspy voice


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