Examples of raspy in a Sentence
Her voice was raspy from yelling so much.
overwork tends to make him raspy
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The wind rustled through the palm trees playing a soothing, raspy tune.
In addition to her inviting lyrics, fans are mesmerized by her raspy voice and her sweet vocalizations.
Alex McKenna’s raspy voice makes a convincing Turtle, suggesting the rough edges and even the appeal of a girl so convinced of her own ugliness and so desperate to survive.
Drinking a cup of coffee with honey and lemon because Mayfield was sick of drinking tea, the only noticeable sign of illness was his raspy voice.
The blonde, raspy-voiced Marie teamed with her pal Morey Amsterdam as assistant writers.
Playing with pain: Spurs radio voice Bill Schoening didn't let a painful sore throat that left him with a raspy voice stop him from broadcasting Thursday night in Salt Lake City.
Her voice grew raspy as the tumors began choking her.
At 78, Mavis is the ideal messenger: her rich signature growl, frayed by time, has acquired a raspy, blues-y anguish that jives with the frustration articulated here.
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First Known Use of raspy
choleric, crabby, cranky, cross, crotchety, fiery, grouchy, grumpy, irascible, irritable, peevish, perverse, pettish, petulant, prickly, quick-tempered, short-tempered, snappish, snappy, snippy, stuffy, testy, waspish;
out of humor, out of sorts;
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