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Synonyms of rasping

Noun


1. rasp, rasping, utterance, vocalization

usage: uttering in an irritated tone

Verb


1. rasp, abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off

usage: scrape with a rasp

2. rasp, talk, speak, utter, mouth, verbalize, verbalise

usage: utter in a grating voice

Adjective


1. grating, gravelly, rasping, raspy, rough, scratchy, cacophonous (vs. euphonious), cacophonic

usage: unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"

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