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rasped

verb , past tense of rasp

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1 to make smooth by friction
  • after sawing the board in half, rasp the ends to remove any splinters
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2 to pass roughly and noisily over or against a surface
  • the sound of fingernails rasping on the blackboard makes me cringe
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4 to damage or diminish by continued friction
  • during the last ice age, glaciers rasped the surface, leaving the deeply scarred rock
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