hoarsely


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hoarse

 (hôrs)
adj. hoars·er, hoars·est
1. Rough or grating in sound: a hoarse cry.
2. Having or characterized by a husky, grating voice: yelled ourselves hoarse.

[Middle English hos, hors, from Old English hās, *hārs.]

hoarse′ly adv.
hoarse′ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.hoarsely - in a hoarse or husky voice; "`Excuse me,' he said hoarsely"
Translations

hoarsely

[ˈhɔːslɪ] ADVen voz ronca

hoarsely

[ˈhɔːrsli] adv [say] → d'une voix rauque

hoarsely

advheiser, mit heiserer Stimme

hoarsely

[ˈhɔːslɪ] advcon voce roca, raucamente
References in classic literature ?
I have only been brought to the place where I know my faith will not be real- ized," he declared hoarsely.
You needn't play at being headquarters, Ambrose," he said hoarsely.
So surely as the smoke cleared away, so surely there was he; calling hoarsely to his companions, brandishing his axe above his head, and dashing on as though he bore a charmed life, and was proof against ball and powder.
Loud blows were thundering on the shutters, crowbars were already thrust beneath the door, the glass fell from the sashes, a deep light shone through every crevice, and they heard the voices of the foremost in the crowd so close to every chink and keyhole, that they seemed to be hoarsely whispering their threats into their very ears.
shouted the Sheriff hoarsely, to the sentinel upon the walls.
It ud be a poor tale if I hadna feathers and linen," she said, hoarsely, "when I never sell a fowl but what's plucked, and the wheel's a-going every day o' the week.
She made me promise I wouldn't tell a soul," said John hoarsely.
The man," he whispered hoarsely, "sinned for the love of the woman.
The mastiff shook his head, growled hoarsely, and plunged at White Fang.
He has taken others as well beloved," said Marilla hoarsely.
As these examples show, structuring verbs are used in a very similar manner to say to report Ralph Nickleby's words, and as such they help to shape his malevolent character; other glossing phrases found with structuring verbs are abruptly, carelessly, exasperated, fiercely, hoarsely, looking bitterly round, sarcastically or sharply, among others.
Ron, tears in his eyes, gave me an emotional bear-hug, whispering hoarsely "Dafydd, we've won