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rasp·y

 (răs′pē)
adj. rasp·i·er, rasp·i·est
Rough; grating.
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rasp•y

(ˈræs pi, ˈrɑ spi)

adj. rasp•i•er, rasp•i•est.
1. harsh or grating; rasping.
2. easily annoyed; irritable.
[1830–40]
rasp′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.raspy - unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice"
cacophonic, cacophonous - having an unpleasant sound; "as cacophonous as a henyard"- John McCarten
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raspy

adjective
Disagreeable to the sense of hearing:
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Translations
käheä

raspy

[ˈrɑːspɪ] ADJ [voice] → ronco, áspero; [tone] → quebrado
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raspy

adj (= hoarse) tonekrächzend; voiceheiser
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I have a clear voice, so it's more difficult to do someone with a raspier voice like Tina Turner, who I rarely do, or Joan Rivers, who I just can't do.
Garry's huskiness indicates not only the discomfort of acclimating to a transformed voice during pubescence, but also the self-handicapping behavior of swallowing one's words, defensively adapting to laryngeal change by overemphasizing constricted qualities, becoming quieter and raspier, potentially a kind of adolescent transitional dysphonia (Morrison and Rammage 428-34).
While he has always enjoyed his deepened, raspier tone, it was only recently that Jake finally felt fully comfortable in his body.
While speaking with (https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/val-kilmer-opens-up-battling-cancer-his-kids-showbiz-ambitions-1068733) The Hollywood Reporter , Kilmer admitted that a procedure on his trachea has caused his voice to sound raspier, and he has also become short of breath.
As the game wears on the throats get raspier and the chanting croakier but there is no let up and on the whistle there is a deafening roar and plenty of gleeful stranger-hugging before a group of fans over at the far side peel off to go and cruelly taunt the broken Black Cats fans slinking off to the convoy of gloom.
There's nothing raspier than an old boss hen, and this call sounds just like her.
My speaking voice became raspier as I used it each day.
For example, one Sunday morning, while Reverend Doctor Johnson of Mount Zion was preaching, he reached a climactic point in his message, where his speaking volume increased, the timbre of his voice became raspier, and his speech more repetitive.
A three-reed mouth call can also help produce that raspier jake sound.