throaty

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adjective \ˈthrō-tē\

Definition of throaty

throatier

throatiest

  1. 1 :  uttered or produced from low in the throat <a throaty voice>

  2. 2 :  heavy, thick, and deep as if from the throat <throaty notes of a horn>

throatily

play \ˈthrō-tə-lē\ adverb

throatiness

play \ˈthrō-tē-nəs\ noun

Examples of throaty in a sentence

  1. <had a bad cold and a throaty cough to go with it>

Circa 1645

First Known Use of throaty

circa 1645


THROATY Defined for English Language Learners

throaty

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adjective \ˈthrō-tē\

Definition of throaty for English Language Learners

  • of a sound : deep or rough : made in the back of the throat


THROATY Defined for Kids

throaty

play
adjective \ˈthrō-tē\

Definition of throaty for Students

throatier

throatiest

  1. :  uttered or produced in deep low tones <a throaty whisper>



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