Definition of throated
- a ruby-throated hummingbird
- … the deep-throated growls and barks of a determined German shepherd.
- —Dick Francis
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: making a certain kind of sound from the throat
: having a throat of a certain kind or color
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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