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rasping

see definition of rasping
  • adjhoarse
  • adjgrating in sound
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Synonyms for rasping

adj hoarse
  • grating
  • grinding
  • rough
  • harsh
  • raucous
  • stridulous

More words related to rasping

croaking

adjective. hoarse
  • croaky
  • gruff
  • guttural
  • husky
  • rasping
  • scratchy
  • throaty

friction

noun. rubbing

grating

adjective. irritating; scraping

gritty

adjective. granular

guttural

adjective. deep in sound

harsh

adjective. rough, crude (to the senses)
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