from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state or quality of being hoarse; harshness or roughness of voice or sound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Harshness or roughness of voice or sound, due to mucus collected on the vocal cords, or to swelling or looseness of the cords.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The quality of being hoarse; of having a dry harsh voice.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a throaty harshness


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