Raspy

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Raspy Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    raspy adj : unpleasantly harsh or grating in sound; "a gravelly voice" [syn: grating, gravel, gravelly, rasping, rough]
Raspy Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Raspy \Rasp"y\, a. Like a rasp, or the sound made by a rasp; grating. --R. D. Blackmore.

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Raspy'


  • Raspy river stingray: The arraia or raspy river stingray (Potamotrygon scobina) is a species of fish in the Potamotrygonidae family. It is endemic to Brazil ...

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  • Searching for QB, Miami still has optimism
    Miami coach Al Golden's voice was raspy and barely audible after a recent practice, and even that couldn't stop him from running down a list of everything that's gotten better for the Hurricanes. Most importantly, Golden's fourth season at Miami is already different than any of his first three - since the NCAA probe revolving around the actions of Read more on this news related to 'Raspy'
  • At 71, Elvin Bishop Is Still Vigorous, And Can Do Wrong Right
    The white bluesman whose corny jokes have made his music enduring and fun has a new album Can't Even Do Wrong Right . He has a raspy chuckle in his singing, and he plays the guitar precisely. Read more on this news related to 'Raspy'
  • Attempted child luring on Northwest Side
    Chicago police say a man in his 50’s tried to lure three children Wednesday evening in the 57 hundred block of West Belden. He offered them cash, but they ignored his advances and walked away. Police say the man is about 6 feet tall, with black hair, a white beard and a raspy voice; and […] Read more on this news related to 'Raspy'

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