Meaning of bray

bray

Pronunciation: (brā), [key]
— n.
  1. the loud, harsh cry of a donkey.
  2. any similar loud, harsh sound.
—v.i.
  1. to utter a loud and harsh cry, as a donkey.
  2. to make a loud, harsh, disagreeable sound.
—v.t.
  1. to utter with a loud, harsh sound, like a donkey.

bray

Pronunciation: (brā), [key]
— v.t.
  1. to pound or crush fine, as in a mortar.
  2. to thin (ink) on a slate before placing on the ink plate of a press.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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